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Italian Research Day: three UK-based Italian researchers present their research
Italian Research Day: three UK-based Italian researchers present their research04/16/2019

The Embassy of Italy and the Association of Italian Scientists in the UK hold a presentation of projects carried out by Italian researchers with the support of the European Research Council. Over 116 events were held by the Italian diplomatic network in 78 countries to mark the second edition of Italian Research Day in...

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Smau | Italy RestartsUp in London joins up with Italy4Innovation to promote Italian innovation and technology
Smau | Italy RestartsUp in London joins up with Italy4Innovation to promote Italian innovation and technology04/12/2019

The second edition of the SMAU conference Italy RestartsUp in London took place from 10 to 12 April 2019. The conference included a joint event with Italy4Innovation, a series of events launched last year by the Embassy of Italy in London in collaboration with the Italian Trade Agency to promote a more structured relationship...

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Sky News interview with ambassador Trombetta
Sky News interview with ambassador Trombetta04/10/2019

Ambassador Raffaele Trombetta was interviewed on Sky News “All Out Politics”, ahead of today’s meeting of the European Council. He mentioned that in dealing with the potential extension of Brexit negotiations, the EU council, and therefore also Italy, will be guided by two principles – namely, ens...

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Italian Day, FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival 2019
Italian Day, FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival 201904/05/2019

Ambassador Raffaele Trombetta attended the FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival for Italian Day on Friday 5 April. The festival, this year in its 22nd edition, is the largest literary event in the UK and was held at the campus of Oxford University. Numerous Italian authors were present for the event, including Alessandro...

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Avviso di assunzione in Ambasciata
Avviso di assunzione in Ambasciata04/04/2019

Avviso di assunzione – Selezione per l’assunzione di n. 1 (uno) impiegato a contratto da adibire ai servizi di assistente amministrativo nel settore segreteria-archivio-contabile presso l’Ambasciata d’Italia a Londra (scadenza ore 24:00 del 06.05.2019) È indetta una procedura di selezione...

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Brexit – Intervista dell’Ambasciatore Trombetta su RAI Radio1 “In Viva Voce”
Brexit – Intervista dell’Ambasciatore Trombetta su RAI Radio1 “In Viva Voce”04/02/2019

L’Ambasciatore Raffaele Trombetta è intervenuto oggi in diretta nel corso della trasmissione radiofonica “In Viva Voce”, per discutere degli ultimi risvolti della Brexit per i connazionali nel Regno Unito. - Ascolta l’intervista: Radio1 In Viva Voce  

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Italian Design Day 2019 in the UK
Italian Design Day 2019 in the UK03/27/2019

A conversation with Benedetta Tagliabue: “Design and the City of the future” London celebrates the third edition of Italian Design Day (IDD), a series highlighting Italian design in the world that was launched by the Italian Foreign Ministry in 2017, with a conversation between the renowned architect Benedetta T...

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Cerimonia di Restituzione Disegni di Giacomo Quarenghi
Cerimonia di Restituzione Disegni di Giacomo Quarenghi03/13/2019

Si è svolta oggi in Ambasciata la cerimonia di restituzione di due preziosi disegni settecenteschi dell’architetto bergamasco Giacomo Quarenghi, uno dei principali esponenti dell’architettura neoclassica presso la corte imperiale russa. Il disegno di un candelabro e l’altro rappresentante la ba...

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Maritime economy: a new centrality of the Mediterranean and the pivotal role of Italy. The case of short sea shipping
Maritime economy: a new centrality of the Mediterranean and the pivotal role of Italy. The case of short sea shipping03/08/2019

The Embassy of Italy hosted the conference “Maritime economy: a new centrality of the Mediterranean and the pivotal role of Italy. The case of short sea shipping” on 7 March 2019, organised in partnership with Intergroup. In his opening address the ambassador, Raffaele Trombetta, pointed out that although the Medit...

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Honours awarded to Professor Maria Grazia Spillantini and Professor Antonio Guarino
Honours awarded to Professor Maria Grazia Spillantini and Professor Antonio Guarino03/04/2019

Professor Maria Grazia Spillantini received the honour of Officer of the Order of the Star of Italy (Ufficiale OSI), while Professor Antonio Guarino was made a Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy (Cavaliere OSI). The honours were awarded on 1 March 2019 by Ambassador Raffaele Trombetta on behalf of the Italian president,...

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Luca Vinicio Del Bono is made CAVALIERE OMRI
Luca Vinicio Del Bono is made CAVALIERE OMRI02/26/2019

In 2015 Luca Del Bono founded the Aeolian Islands Preservation Fund together with Ben Goldsmith, a British financier. The organisation, an independent NGO, raises funds for projects and activities that protect the Aeolian Islands through environmental, cultural and local artisanal initiatives. The aim is to create modern...

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Conference on Equity and Debt Investment in Italy
Conference on Equity and Debt Investment in Italy02/26/2019

Over 70 investment funds and banks attended the sixth edition of “Equity and Debt Investments in Italy”, a conference held on 25 February, co-organised by the Embassy of Italy in London and the law firm Legance to update the London financial community on economic trends and investment opportunities in Italy. The amb...

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