The Rosselli Foundation opens the exhibition "150 years of the Italian genius - world-changing innovations". Here is a sample from the exhibition poster: How is changed our daily life, in our private life and in our relationships with the others. Giulio Natta nvented the plastics and Alessandro Cruto the lamp; Antonio Meucci has changed communication between people with the telephone and Camillo Olivetti writing with his typewriters; going to a new way of enjoying music, with Leonardo Chiariglione's MP3 standard.
Leonardo delivers a keynote speech on "A media format for the 3D ecosystem" at the Global 3D Technology Forum
Leonardo's statement to a reporter: The HADOPI law is an example of a problem that is real but ill-formulated and worse solved. the fact that immaterial goods can be manipulated with greater freedom does not imply that the laws that used to guarantee the property rights of those goods should be cancelled, but only updated to adjust their use to the new freedom. It iss just ironical that the country that two centuries ago has generated the "Declaration of the…
The Ad hoc group on Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) has achieved very significant results, as can be seen from the output documents. Please note that these documents have not been approved by MPEG yet. Author Title No. AHG AIT Actors in AIT payment/cashing protocols M16837 AHG AIT Context and Objectives for Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) M16838 AHG AIT Requirements and candidate technologies for Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) M16839 AHG AIT Terminology for Advanced IPTV Terminal (AIT) M16840
Leonardo sits on a Panel at Patinnova 2009 discussing "Intellectual Property (IP) in rapidly developing industries - does it stimulate innovation?". His message: "We already have enough robust protection of IP. What rights holders desperately need now is smart exploitation of IP. The goals of the two are not necessarily in sync".