News Archive

Co-curricular highlights: mid-term trip to Naples, Rome and Florence

The mid-term trip to Naples, Rome and Florence is the highlight of the co-curricular program in April. Students will take part in two preparatory seminars on the Florentine Uffizi Galleries with Art ...
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VIU on the move. Cultural Heritage research in China.

Anna Olivotto, a Master’s student in Architecture and Conservation Sciences at Università IUAV di Venezia, participated in the VIU Globalization Program in Fall 2011 and was awarded a scholarship t ...
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Working paper on land deals available online

The working paper "The rush for agricultural land and water resources: the role of the European Union" is now available in the TEN Center Research section.   The paper, by M. Antonelli, G. Sicilian ...
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VeroTour Project Initiative: April 21th at Palamanova

A new initiative has been developed within the VeroTour Project activities.   Easter Monday April 21th around the fortification of Palmanova. In this occasion will be carried out several activit ...
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Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Training on Green Growth

Green Growth is a brand new topic for the training activities organized in cooperation with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). The focus of the course that will be held on March 16-27, and ...
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Spring 2014 Opening Ceremony

On 20 February the Spring 2014 semester was inaugurated by VIU President, Ambassador Umberto Vattani and VIU Dean, Prof. Agar Brugiavini, who welcomed the many students, professors and guests who enjo ...
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Call for applications for lectureships in the Globalization Program

Venice International University wishes to invite applications from tenured professors and experienced scholars in employment at one of the member universities or the Italian National Research Council, ...
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Chinese Academy of Social Sciences: Two Courses in March

The activities of the Sino Italian Cooperation Program (SICP) Advanced Training Program will resume in March 2014 after the New Year break with the arrival of two Chinese delegations selected by the C ...
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Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Training on Environment and Health_March 2014

On March 2-13, 2014, a delegation of 42 participants selected by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) will be in Italy to attend a course focused on "Environment and Health"   This importa ...
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VIU joins IAERE as Institutional Member

Venice International University, through its Thematic Environmental Networks Center (TEN), has become Institutional Member of the Italian Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (IAERE) . ...
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Spring 2014 Opening Ceremony. Thursday, 20 February, 4.15pm

Globalization Program  Thursday, 20 February 2014, 4.15 pm Opening RemarksAmb. Umberto Vattani, PresidentProf. Agar Brugiavini, Dean Honored Guest Dr. Marta Dassù Deputy Minister, Italian ...
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Crescita investimenti e territorio: e-book download

The e-book "Crescita investimenti e territorio: il ruolo delle politiche industriali e regionali", authors: R.Cappellin; E.Marelli; E.Rullani; A.Sterlacchini ", is part of the eBooks collection of "Sc ...
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Adaptation to Climate Change, 6-12 July 2014 Deadline: February 1

EAERE-FEEM-VIU European Summer School in Resource and Environmental EconomicsThe Economics of Adaptation to Climate Change; July 6th - 12th 2014 - Venice, Italy     The European Association ...
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Globalization Program: Internships and Scholarships

During the Closing Ceremony of the Fall 2013 semester of the Globalization Program the following awards and scholarships were announced:   Awards for Academic Excellence Alice Cazzola, Lud ...
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Coping with Sea Level Rise, 14-27 July 2014. Deadline: March 31

Applications are now open (until March 31, 2014) for the first edition of this summer school which is jointly developed by Venice International University and Duke University's Nicholas School of Envi ...
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Visualizing Venice Summer Workshop: Deadline March 15

  The third edition of the intensive summer workshop on digital visualization technologies will be held at VIU from June 3 to June 13, 2014. The workshop, jointly promoted by Duke University, Univ ...
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Globalization Program: Internships and Worldwide Mobility

Master's students who are interested in developing a thesis on topics addressed in the courses of the Globalization Program are invited to apply for the Internships and Mobility program of VIU.   Q ...
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VIU Working Paper by prof. M. Montini, ELT, University of Siena

We are glad to announce that a new VIU Working Paper on Towards a new instrument for promoting sustainability beyond the EIA and the SEA: the Holistic Impact Assessment (HIA), written by prof. Massim ...
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VIU-MIIT Industrial Energy Efficiency

  The last course for the 2013 session of the Sino-Italian Advanced Training Program is also the first to be held in Italy in cooperation with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology ( ...
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Beijing and Shanghai Municipalities Advanced Training on "Pollution Control Strategy and Instruments"

  Air and water are crucial aspects in the urban pollution management. Despite many steps have been taken in the two main Chinese municipalities, Beijing and Shanghai, in order to improve its qual ...
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