x = independently organized TED event

Theme: The City 2.0

This event occurred on
October 13, 2012
2:00pm - 7:30pm CEST
(UTC +2hrs)
Albano Laziale, 62

How to improve cities in the Castelli Romani area starting with Albano Laziale.
We also hosted an Action Pitch Session

Archeological & Civic Museum
Viale Risorgimento 3
Albano Laziale, 62, 00041
Event type:
TEDxCity2.0 (What is this?)
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Dario Tamburrano

Eco Activist. He talked about the importance of re-evaluating the4 elements,the reslience of citizens, and of EROI

Ascanio Vitale

Stop CO2 s.r.l. (Executive Director Energy Manager )He talked about Smart Cities and Smart Homes

Fabrizia Ranelletti

Artist, Art Historian and Art Critic:'I love to Live in the Art world, for the Arts, With the Arts'. She talked about The Ethics of a Thing

Laura Pace

Pitcher of Action Pitch Session. Citizen with an Idea to create a food laboratory for children and families

Dante Bellini

Ecocantiere, Build The Future Together: Co-founder of Transtion Towns Local Group, Positive Economy, Local Food Growing...

Andjelka Rajic

Tourist Guide. She made us 'travel' from past to Future, by making a connection between the ancient Roman city of Albano (Albalonga, Mother of Rome) to the City of the Future...

Isabella Pilenga

Social and Spiritual Activist, holistic consultant. President of FACIVILTA. She talked about her experience in the non-profit Facivita and about her vision for the city of the future

Raffaella Pierini

Pitcher of Action Pitch Session. Project: volunteers for a really hospitable city. (sustainable toursim and hospitality project)

Domenico Gilio

Pitcher and Winner of the Action Pitch Session. project: Colle Pardo: a hill that was acquired by the local administration and saved from the usual hotel project destinty thanks to the local citizens who actively propose a project for a responsible and ethical use of the land.

Elisabeth Cutler

American Songwriter and Singer living in Castel Gandolfo, Italy, who sang 'Hurricane of Change'."Elisabeth writes songs that offer intelligent, introspective peeks through a multi-colored musical glass... a capable guitarist and arranger too." (Guitar Player Magazine). She is from Boston , MA, and she performed on prestigious stages such as the Bitter End e CBGB's Gallery of New York, The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and the Kerrville Folk Festival. She recorded 3 lps in Nashville, TN: 2 discs with George Marinelli's production (guitar player with Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Hornsby andJames Taylor) and 2 discs with the production of Johnny Pierce bass player ( who played with Juice Newton, Emmy Lou Harris). Her 4th disc is Hurricane of Change (with a Dutch label). Her 5th disk, 'Slow Release' ,was recorded in Rome (Italy) with Italian musicians and with the production of Filippo De Laura . In Italy it is distributed by Tre Lune Records/Egea

Diana Di Cosmo

Action Pitch Session pitcher. former teacher and writer. Project: how to raise inhabitants that will improve their cities and not only (pre-school/early development children's project)

Mariapia Orlando

Pitcher of Action Pitch Session. Nutritional Biologist, expert in Health Management. Project: from Integralism, to Integration, to Integrity:informal gatherings between conventional medical doctors and holistic practitionners for a more responsible and ethical health

Andrea Rostagnol

RESEDA srl and org: renewable energies, new technologies, solidarity and international cooperation & development. He talked about his experiences at RESEDA and how it is possible to have a cooperative which is active in reknewable energy issues and which even participates to developing countries and sustainable development projects.

Organizing team


Castel Gandolfo, Italy
  • Roberto Pecchi
    technical coordinator, first camera operator and editor
  • Alessandro Cavalcanti
    second cameraman and sound technician
  • Giuseppe Paolilli
  • Settimo Marrone
  • Simone Lucarelli
    steadycam operator and backstage filming
  • Giovanni Salerno
    catering management
  • Laura Fortunato
    1st photographer
  • Luca Ragno
  • Barbara Lattanzi
    Organizational Secretary
  • Gianluca Finocchiaro