News Archive

VIULectures 2|16: October 10, 'The Myth of Humanitarianism'

VIU also organizes two VIULECTURES series each year in which guest speakers debate interesting, topical issues. These events are open to the public.   The 2|16 cycle of VIULECTURES be ...
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'Unrest In Venice. Popular Politics in an Aristocratic Republic'

International conference Friday, 7 October from 9amAula Magna, Venice International University      Program (download the complete program pdf)   9.00am Introduction ...
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Novelog Workshop, October 19th, 2016

On October 19, 2016, the NOVELOG Rome Workshop Urban Freight Distribution: Current Challenges & Future Goals will take place in Rome (Italy). The workshop will bring together stakeholders from Rome ...
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Course Lab on European Project from Nov. 7, 2016

The CourseLab is proposed to students already trained in the theoretical part of the EU project design and who willing to make a direct experience of European Projects and to write one together with u ...
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Biennale Sessions: Lecture and visit at the Russian Pavilion

  VIU is a participant of Biennale Sessions, a unique occasion  for Universities and learning Institutions to organize a tour of the exhibition and a related seminar inside the Biennale s ...
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Training on Climate Change for the Chinese NDRC

From September 11 to 23 the 2016 National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) advanced training on “Capacity Building on Climate Change” will take place in Italy.   The course will start w ...
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Countdown to the Fall 2016 term: Orientation Week highlights

  The Fall 2016 semester of the Globalization Program begins on Monday, 5 September 2016.   Over 100 students from Europe, America and Asia will choose among a range of courses on Italy ...
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Venice Film Festival 2016: Line 20 Timetable Changes

From August 30 to September 11, 2016, line 20 timetable will be subject to changes on the occasion of the 73rd Venice Film Festival. The boats to San Servolo will also stop and leave from Lido Casinò ...
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15th International Entrepreneurship Forum: Call for Papers

The 15th edition of the IEF Conference on "The Globalisation and Internationalisation of SMEs and New Ventures will be held at Venice International University on December 14-16, 2016.   IEF's part ...
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Opening Ceremony of the Fall 2016 term, September 7 at 5pm

    GLOBALIZATION PROGRAM Wednesday, 7 September 2016at 5pm, Aula Magna, San Servolo island   Opening RemarksAmbassador Umberto Vattani, PresidentProf. Carlo Giupponi, Dean   Lectio Magis ...
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School of Management of European Projects, Dec. 12-16, 2016

The School of Management of European Projects will be held from 12 to 16 December, 2016.For further information please contact or visit   The C ...
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Concert "Notes from the Ghetto", July 25, 2016

  Venice International University is pleased to invite all friends of VIU to the concert organized in collaboration with San Servolo Servizi Metropolitani di Venezia: "Notes from the Ghetto"Y ...
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Training on Industrial Energy Efficiency for the Chinese MIIT

From July 17 to 31, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of P.R. of China (MIIT) will take part in a training on “Industrial Energy Efficiency”.   MIIT training will open in Rome ...
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Globalization Program: registration for Fall 2016 courses now open

  Registration for courses of the Fall 2016 semester opens on July 20. The full list of courses with descriptions and syllabi is now available for the Fall 2016 semester. Over 100 students from ...
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Spring 2016 internship awards of scholarships

Internships & Mobility program: international students awarded   VIU promotes international mobility by providing internship opportunities and scholarships to students of the 15 member univ ...
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A blue dawn: Art Night Venezia 2016 at San Servolo, June 19

Art, culture and creativity lead the night of Venice on June 18, 2016: a marathon of open events throughout the city, involving galleries, associations, main cultural institutions, Venetian palaces, c ...
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Training on Soil Pollution for Chinese Ministry of Environment

The delegation from the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the P.R. of China participating in the Sino-Italian Cooperation Program 2016 will arrive in Venice on June 26. The 20 participants are ...
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Highlights from the Spring term 2016

International students, scholarships, cultural activities, and awards...   ...on an island of the Venice lagoon, in a spring term…            Sinc ...
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Agnese Ziliani wins the 2016 Maria Weber Scholarship

In the course of the Spring 2016 Closing Ceremony, held on Thursday 26 May, the winner of this year's Maria Weber Scholarship was announced by the VIU Dean, Prof. Carlo Giupponi and the Director of th ...
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Waiting for Qin Feng: expressionism and Chinese calligraphy in Venice

Venice International University, in collaboration with Fondazione Giorgio Cini, welcomes the renowned painter Qin Feng for a solo exhibition at the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice.   WAITING ...
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