June 28th-30th 2015 Mayor of Gjakova and signature of a Cooperation Agreement
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino amet the Mayor of Gjakova Mimoza Kusari-Lila. On that occasion, on June 30th a Cooperation Agreement
was signed between the two cities.
June 27th 2015 President of Austria
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the President of the Republic of Austria Heinz Fischer - guest on Friday of the Austrian pavillon at the Universal Exposition on the occasion of the Austrian national celebrations -, in Torino for a private visit. Together they then visited some of the main museums of the city.
June 24th-25th 2015 Innovative City - Mission to Nice - France
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Development, Innovation, Environment, Green and Public Hygiene of the City of Torino Enzo Lavoltawent on a mission to Nice to take part in the Innovative City conference.
June 23rd 2015 Ambassador of Bolivia
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Ambassador of Bolivia in Italy Antolin Ayaviri Gomez.
June 19th-22nd Vice Mayor of Cologne - Germany
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Civic Services, Information Systems, Sport and Free Time of the City of Torino Stefano Galloand the Director General of the City of Torino Gianmarco Montanari, met the Vice Mayor of Cologne Ralf Heinen, visiting Torino on the occasion of the Ostension of the Holy Shroud and of the many cultural activities foreseen by the Torino meets Berlin programme.
June 15th 2015 Minister of Egypt
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Egyptian Minister of Scientific Research Sherif Hammad, in Torino to take part in the Italian-Egyptian Forum on Bilateral Scientific Cooperation scheduled at the Egyptian Museum.
June 11th 2015 Minister of the United Arab Emirates
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Marwan Ahmed Al Naqbi, visiting Torino for the World Congress of the Chambers of Commerce.
June 11th 2015 Ambassador of Australia
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Ambassador of Australia in Italy Mike Rann.
June 10th 2015 Delegation of Cordoba - Argentina
The International Affairs, European Projects, Cooperation and Peace Department of the City of Torino welcomed a delegation of engineering students and engineers from Cordoba, travelling across Europe for further studies on the automotive sector.
June 10th 2015 Mayor of Orlando - U.S.A.
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino met the Mayor of Orlando Buddy Dyer to discuss about opportunities of cooperation in the fields of tourism, economy, culture and university.
June 9th-10th 2015 Executive Committee of EUROCITIES
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Development, Innovation, Environment, Green and Public Hygiene of the City of Torino Enzo Lavolta represented the City at the meeting in Nantes of the Executive Committee of EUROCITIES. On the agenda the discussion of a common position of the network to be presented at the COP21, the Forum on Sustainable Innovation of the United Nations foreseen in Paris.
June 5th 2015 Bilateral agreement with Chambéry
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino and the Mayor of Chambéry Michel Dantin gave new life to the historical 1957 twinning by signing a Bilateral Agreement
that commits the two Cities into promoting cooperation actions in current strategic fields such as economy, tourism, culture, sport, innovation/smart city and school/university exchanges. In the ceremony took part also the Deputy Mayor in charge of International Affairs of Chambéry Nathalie Colin-Cocchi, the Consul General of France in Milan Olivier Brochet and a large delegation of Municipal councillors of Chambéry.
May 31st-June 1st 2015 Sun Trip 2015
Within the framework of EXPO-EXTO and during the year of Torino as European Capital of Sport, the Deputy Mayor in charge of Development, Innovation, Environment, Green and Public Hygiene of the City of Torino Enzo Lavolta took part in the press conference that welcomed in Torino the preview of Sun Trip 2015, an itinerary free race for solar bikes of 7000 km across ten countries, organised in cooperation with Chambéry. At the press conference for the French city, the Deputy Mayor in charge of Environment Alois Chassot and the Deputy Mayor in charge of International Affairs Nathalie Colin-Cocchi.
June 1st-30th Torino meets Berlin
Among the moments that, thanks to the special presence of events in cooperation with Germany and the German capital, contaminate the City of Torino's cultural calendar, the twinning between the music festival of Torino and Berlin's Piano City festival stands out. Remarkable also the calendar of the Festival delle Colline Torinesi which, in its XX edition, schedules four German national premieres. The complete programme of Torino meets Berlin is available here www.torinoincontraberlino.it
May 29th-30th 2015 Mission to Nice and signature of a Letter of Intents - France
The Mayor of the City of Torino Piero Fassino led a territorial promotion mission to Nice. On that occasion on May 30th a Letter of Intents
between the two Cities was signed.