Technology and care
for patients

The 29th International Congress of the Society for Medical Innovation and Technology (iSMIT) will take place at the University of Torino, Italy on Thursday November 9th and Friday November 10th 2017. The theme of the congress is ‘Technology and care for patients’.

The meeting will be held at the Dental School of the University of Torino, located in the modern center of Lingotto, a jewel of industrial architecture of the early twentieth century and seat of the car manufacturer FIAT, converted to a design Architect Renzo Piano in multipurpose center.

Main topics of the meeting are minimally invasive surgery, “flexible” surgery, robotics, interventional radiology, computer-assisted medicine, nanotechnology & nanomedicine, smart technologies, future OR & logistics, vision for the future, next generation technologies.



SMIT 2017 – Prof. Mario Morino



Conference Presidents

Mario Morino

MD, PhD, Professor
Città della Scienza e della Salute of Torino
Director of the Department of Surgery and General Surgery
Professor of Surgery
University of Turin

Gianluca Ciardelli

PhD, Engineer
Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Politecnico di Torino

Arianna Menciassi

M.Sc, PhD
Area Leader of “Surgical Robotics”
The BioRobotics Institute of the SSSA

Alberto Arezzo

PhD, Professor
General Surgeon and Digestive Endoscopists for operative procedures
Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino
Associate Professor of surgery
University of Torino