September 30th-October 1st 2014 Forum "Piemonte meets the Republic of Moldova"
The Italian-Moldavian Chamber of Commerceand Industry, with the patronage of the City of Torino, organised the forum "Piemonte meets the Republic of Moldova"
to present the investment opportunities in the country - that recently signed an Association Agreement with the European Union - an to create new relations between the respective economic realities.
September 25th-27th 2014 European Commissioner Vassiliou
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino and the Amb. Franco Giordano, Diplomatic Advisor of the City of Torino, met the European Commissioner in charge of Education, Culture, Sport, Multilingualism and Youth Androulla Vassiliou, in Torino on the occasion of the summit of the Ministers of Culture of the 28 member countries.
September 25th 2014 CLimate neutral Urban districts in Europe - final conference of the project
At Torino Incontra in the Giolitti Hall, from 8.30 to 18.00 of September 25th, public conference closing the project CLimate neutral Urban districts in Europe, of which Torino is partner, financed by the Operational Programme of European Territorial Cooperation INTERREG IVC. The consortium of local authorities and universities involved in the project, international experts, politicians, stakeholders debated on the results of three years of work on the subject of the development of policies for the realisation of zero impact districts. Programme is available
September 24th-26th 2014 Ambassador Andrea Meloni
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Amb. Andrea Meloni, Director General for the Promotion of the National Economic System at the Foreign Affairs Ministry, in Torino on the occasion of the National Conferenceof Cultural Institutes.
September 22nd-24th 2014 In Brno with EUROCITIES
The City of Torino, which is a member of the Executive Board of the EUROCITIES network since 2012, took part in the Forum of Economic Development of the network that was held in Brno (Czech Republic).
September 22nd 2014 Minister of Ecuador
The Amb. Franco Giordano, Diplomatic Advisor of the City of Torino took part in the presentation of opportunities in Ecuador given by the Minister of Industry and Productivity Ramiro Gonzalez at the Piemonte Region.
September 22nd 2014 Delegation of Albania and Kosovo
The President of the Municipal Council of the City of Torino Giovanni Andrea Porcino met a delegation of Albania and Kosovo, led by the Minister for Local Affairs with mandate for Public Administration Bled Cuci, in Torino for some meetings with instituional and economic subjects.
September 22nd 2014 Ambassador of Slovakia
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Ambassador of Slovakia in Italy Maria Krasnohorska.
September 13th-14th 2014 Chambéry street market
On Spetember 13th and 14th, around twenty producers and retailers from Chambéry in Palazzo di Città Square, from 10.00 to 18.00, to let discover the products from Savoy: cold cuts, wine, cheese, fois gras and beer.
September 8th-9th 2014 London Academy of Urbanism - Torino finalist for the European City of the Year award
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino, the Deputy Mayor in charge of the General Masterplan, Urban Policies and Private Building of the City of Torino Stefano Lo Russoand the Deputy Mayor in charge of Culture of the City of Torino Maurizio Braccialarghe met the Panel of Judges of the London Academy of Urbanism, in Torino to visit some of its areas that were recently transformed. As a matter of fact, Torino has been chosen to be a finalist for the European City of the Year award together with Rotterdam (Netherlands) and Aarhus (Denmark).
September 8th 2014 Delegation of Shenyang - China
The Mayor of the City of torino Piero Fassino met a delegation of Shenyang, led by the Vice Mayor Huang Kai, in torino to evaluate a possible future cooperation, given the imminent anniversary of the twinning.
September 4th-5th 2014 Delegation of the Council of Europe
The International Affairs, European Projects, Cooperation and Peace Service of the City of Torino met met a delegation of the Council of Europe, in Torino for some high profile meetings with representatives of the ITC-ILO in order to prepare the celebrations of the European Social Chart, scheduled in October.
August 13th-14th 2014 IFLA satellite meeting
IFLA (International Federation for Library Association), together with ALISE, EUCLIDand the City of Torino organised, in parallel with the international summit held in Lyon, a satellite meeting on the issue of the professional identity and specific skills of operators working in museums, archives and libraries. The meeting, wit the title Theory and research on the convergence of professional identity in cultural heritage institutions (Libraries, Museums and Archives) beyond technology,
was held at the GAM.
July 23rd 2014 Minister of Malians Abroad and of African Integration
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Urban Regeneration, Integration and European Funds of the City of Torino Ilda Curti and the Regional Councillor for Civil Rights Monica Cerutti Met a delegation of Mali led by the Minister of Malians Abroad and of African Integration Abdramane Sylla, to discuss about the assisted voluntary return policies launched by the Italian Ministry of Interior through development projects to be carried out in the Country of origin.
July 23rd 2014 EU Commissioner and coordinator of Corridor 5
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the European Union Commissioner and coordinator of the project of the high speed railway Corridor 5, Laurens Jan Brinkhorst.