SUMMER SCHOOL 2018 , from 20th to 31st August 2018 , realized in collaboration with the University of Turku (Finland), co-directed by Prof. Lorenzo Cantoni (USI) and Prof. Erkki Sutinen (University of Turku).
More info here.
During the SS, two OPEN LECTURES will be given:
1) "The growth of tourism with sustainable natural resources" , on 23.08.2018 in Koli
2) "Procedural Nature of Heritage Knowledge and Tourism", on 27.08.2018 in Rauma

Conference "Cultura, gastronomia e turismo" , organised by UNESCO Chair and UDG Càtedra de Gastronomia, Cultura i Turisme and Patronat de Turisme in Costa Brava Girona, on 14th September 2018, 18:00 - 19:00, in Lugano (Palazzo dei Congressi, Lugano SALA B1 ). It's part of the event Città del Gusto 2018. More info here.

The 7th European Communication Conference (ECC)
will take place in Lugano from 31.10. until 03.11.2018. One panel discussion will be held by the UNESCO Chair.
More info here.


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