Dottorato Nazionale in
Intelligenza Artificiale
The National PhD Programme in Artificial Intelligence (AI),, is about a topic central to the digital transformation of society. It aims to mobilize the national community for a PhD in AI at the highest scientific level, such as to boost research and industrial and social innovation in the country.
The is implemented, with the coordination of the CNR and the University of Pisa, with the establishment of 5 federated PhDs in AI, organized by a lead university and a large consortium of universities and research institutions. The doctorates have a common base focused on foundational aspects of AI and 5 areas of specialization:
 Specific objectives of the PhD-AI are:
  • build a community of young investigators-in-training and AI researchers distributed across geography and discipline;
  • encourage the exchange of multi-disciplinary experiences among the nodes of the network through periods of teaching and research mobility of doctoral students;
  • integrate and strengthen the Italian network of AI research centers, also in relation to the European program ICT-48-H2020 "Towards a vibrant European network of AI excellence centres" and the European strategy for the development of trustworthy and human-centered AI.
Politecnico di Torino is the leader in the area of expertise “Industry 4.0”, in partnership with the following institutions: CNRUniversità di BolognaPolitecnico di MilanoUniversità degli Studi di Milano, Università di PadovaUniversità di Milano BicoccaUniversità Ca’ FoscariUniversità di Verona.