Thursday, 23 February 2017
at 5pm, Aula Magna, San Servolo island
Ambassador Umberto Vattani, President
Prof. Carlo Giupponi, Dean
Prof. Massimo Inguscio,
President of the National Research Council – CNR, Italy
Welcome reception to follow
VIU President, Ambassador Umberto Vattani and VIU Dean, Prof. Carlo Giupponi will welcome the many students, professors and guests from VIU Members for the Spring term 2017 Globalization Program, focused on Environmental Management and Sustainable Development.
The semester will be inaugurated with a Lectio Magistralis entitled 'Research for a Sustainable World' delivered by Massimo Inguscio, professor of physics and President of the National Research Council – CNR, Italy.
Friends of VIU faculty, students and staff are welcome to attend the Opening Ceremony at 5pm in Aula Magna and the welcome reception that will follow.
Vaporetto line n°20, boat from San Zaccaria at 4.30 pm