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Interview @ RAI3-TG Leonardo with Dr. Natalia Maticiuc the technical manager of the VIPERLAB project

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The 8th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion took place from 26 – 30 September 2022 in the Milano Convention Center in Milan, Italy.

A monumental event after 2 years of online meetings welcoming more than 1500 participants from 60 countries and covering over 1100 presentations, consisting of Scientific Sessions, engaging Panel Discussions, in-depth Parallel Events and market related Industry Presentations.

During the event, Dr. Natalia Maticiuc, the technical manager of the VIPERLAB project had the opportunity to be interviewed by the RAI3 TGR Leonardo - a TV News circulating among millions of viewers in Italy. In the short but effective interview, Dr. Maticiuc presented the peculiarities of the VIPERLAB project, its objectives and goals.


RAI TG3 Leonardo interview with Dr. Natalia Maticiuc, technical manager of the Viperlab project




The interview with Dr. Maticiuc follows other two interviews from WPEC-8 with Dr. Arch Alessandra Scognamiglio - General Chair of the Conference, and the coordinator of the ENEA Sustainable Agrivoltaic task force, and with Prof. Simona Binetti - full Professor of Physical Chemistry, Dean of the School of Science of the University of Milano Bicocca, and Director of the Milano–Bicocca Solar energy research center MIBSOLAR.

The entire interview with a total duration of 2m47s was proposed on September 30th, 2022 and it follows the interview with the laureate of the 2021 Nobel Prize for Physics, Prof. Giorgio Parisi, on the need to invest in renewable sources.

Be aware that in the video the journalist inverted the first two spakers' name/role

What About TGR Leonardo?

TGR Leonardo is a thematic newscast lasting about fifteen minutes, proposed by RAI - Italian Radio and Television,  a unique experience in Europe that combines attention to daily news on topics such as technology, health, economy, environment, genetics, physics, information technology, astronomy, engineering, etc. with the rigor of documentation and in-depth study. Born in 1992, it is broadcast throughout Italy, rigorously live.




Watch the video
from 2m:00s to 2m:47s 

The complete 15 min television broadcast of TG Leonardo on 30 September 2022  here




This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement N° 101006715

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