Technological singularity: is a theoretical moment in time when artificial intelligence (AI) will have progressed to the point of a greater-than-human intelligence. It is this moment that scientific theorists and social commentators argue will allow humanity to strive beyond its wildest dreams. AI holds the key to eradicating poverty, creating unlimited energy, increasing individual life chances, and solving the universes biggest questions. Any nation that strives to develop technological advancements holds the ability to change the shape of humankind and the world. Italy, with its historical and inherent motivation to innovate, stands as one of the promise lands for the success of artificial intelligence.