Interested in tourism and sustainability?The Swiss Sustainability Forum is an in-person event that creates an opportunity for you to connect with academics from across the world, expand your network and immerse yourself in the latest discussions on the topic. Registrations are still open.
On May 23, 2023, Tony Wheeler, co-founder of Lonely Planet, will visit USI and hold a public presentation in the Auditorium, at 18.30. The event will mark the 20th anniversary of the launch of USI's Master in International Tourism. Further info in the link.
Our collaboration with the Peruvian photographer Heinz Plenge continues. Experience his incredible works on Google Arts & Culture, there are three exhibitions to discover! The project was developed together with the UNESCO Chair of the University of Genoa. Photo Credit: Heinz Plenge
From 13 to 18 February, 27 learners from 13 countries experienced a new great tour in Tuscany, having the opportunity to meet local and regional tourism stakeholders, visit cultural attractions between Pisa and Lucca, tasting local food and joining local traditions. More on press releases and SM.
Eleonora recently joined the Chair's team, working on a project that aims at documenting the tangible and intangible manifestations of culture in the natural landscape of Monte San Giorgio, a UNESCO WHS shared by Switzerland & Italy. Her education comprises art history, communication and heritage.