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22 October 2020 - 18:00

The Future of Florence: Education and Research

Participate via Zoom or in person at the Library.

A panel debate. 


Key Questions:


  • How can Florence’s rich educational assets combine more effectively to support a knowledge economy?
  • What can be done to build stronger research collaboration between the University of Florence and the international programmes?
  • How can the American programmes integrate more successfully with the city?



  • Marco del Panta, Comune di Firenze
  • Fabrizio Ricciardelli,  AACUPI (association of American Universities 
  • Giorgia Giovannetti, University of Florence
  • Linda Campani, Stanford in Florence
  • Steven Brittan, SACI 

There are three ways to join the event:

1) On Zoom (no reservation necessary), simply clicking on this link: at 18:00 on Thursday 22nd October

2) Via live streaming on Facebook – at the British Institute page:

There is no charge for seat reservations or to attend the event on Zoom, but we ask you to consider making a donation to support the Institute and its beautiful library if you wish to attend an event.

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