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Real World Risk Institute – Last day

The 5-days workshop held by Nassim Taleb in NYC on risk modeling and taking is over. It has been a rewarding experience that will take weeks to fully digest. I’ve been writing a personal experience log every day (Feb 5, 6, 7 and 8) on Avanscoperta’s blog: here today is my last one. Enjoy!

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Real World Risk Institute – Day 2

The second day attending Nassim Taleb’s Real World Risk Institute workshop is now behind us. This got me the RWRI mini-certificate in risk taking. Here you find my personal highlights of the day, waiting for the upcoming 3-days full certification to begin.

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We are antifragile because #WeAreLearners

Avanscoperta agreed to sponsor my participation to the workshop held on 5-9 Feb by Nassim N. Taleb on risk modeling in NYC. This is the story of where this decision came up from, since the day Alberto Brandolini and I first met.

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Avanscoperta Retreat #1

A Training for Trainers: Training from the Back of the Room

What happens when you gather (almost) all of your trainers in a room for two days and give them the tools to create from scratch or reshape their workshops and courses thanks to an effective “training for trainers” format (Sharon Bowman’s “Training from the Back of the Room”)?

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Chasing Elephants by Alberto Brandolini at Codemotion

Closing Keynote by Alberto Brandolini

Developers suffer from dangerous addictions.
They draw pleasure in making things work. When this doesn’t happen this could lead to dramatic consequences.

Developers deprived of the possibility of making things work could start exposing dangerous behaviors like challenging authority and mainstream thinking.
In extreme cases, they may even fall into the abyss of asking the forbidden question: Why?
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5 eventi da non perdere ad aprile 2015!

Il modo migliore per non sbagliare ristorante il giorno del primo appuntamento con il ragazzo/la ragazza dei tuoi sogni, è chiedere agli amici di consigliarti il posto giusto.

Beh, per gli eventi vale lo stesso principio! :)

Ecco, quindi, la selezione di eventi e conferenze del team Avanscoperta (aka a-team) per aprile 2015! 😉

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