Thursday, 7 September 2017
at 5pm, Aula Magna
Amb. Umberto Vattani, President
Prof. Carlo Giupponi, Dean
'Venice as the third capital city of Europe: looking toward the Mare Nostrum'
by Prof. Philippe Daverio, art historian and journalist
VIU President, Ambassador Umberto Vattani and VIU Dean, Prof. Carlo Giupponi will welcome the many students, professors and guests from VIU Members for the Fall term 2017 of the Globalization Program, focused on 'Economics, Management And Digital Technologies Applied To Cultural Heritage'.
The semester will be inaugurated with a Lectio Magistralis delivered by Philippe Daverio, professor of Sociology of Art at the University of Palermo, art historian and gallerist, author of publications and presenter of a successful TV program on art and culture.
Read more about Philippe Daverio (pdf, 105 KB)
Friends of VIU faculty, students and staff are welcome to attend the Opening Ceremony and the welcome reception that will follow.
Vaporetto line n°20, boat from San Zaccaria at 4.30 pm
N.B. From August 29 to September 10, 2017, line 20 timetable will be subject to changes on the occasion of the 74th Venice International Film Festival.