Mr. Salvatore Iaconesi
"La Sapienza" University, Rome FakePress Publishing Art is Open Source
Salvatore Iaconesi is an interaction designer, robotics engineer, artist, hacker.
He currently teaches Interaction Design and cross-media practices at the University of Rome "La Sapienza", Faculty of Architecture, Department of Industrial Design.
He produced videogames, artificial intelligences, expert systems dedicated to business and scientific research, entertainment systems, mobile ecosystems, interactive architectures, cross-medial publications, augmented reality systems, and experiences and applications dedicated to providing products, services and practices to human beings all over the world, enabled by technologies, networks and new metaphors of interactions, across cultures and languages.
He is president of FakePress Publishing, a cross-media publishing house and think tank researching on the future of publishing, education and communication practices.
His artworks and performances have been featured worldwide at festivals and conferences. Salvatore actively participates to global discussions and actions on the themes of freedoms, new forms of expression and on the future scenarios of our planet from the points of view of energy, environment, multi-cultural societies, gender mutation, sustainability and innovation on both society and business, collaborating with institutions, enterprises and international research groups.