40th Milano – Shanghai, Sister City Relationship. Design Education Forum 2019

Event to celebrate the 40th Milano Shanghai Sister City Relationship, a Design Education Forum will be held on Dec. 2, 2019.

Time: December 2nd, 2019, Mon. 16:00-20:00

Location: Auditorium di Acquario Civico, Viale Gadio 2, Milano

For participation, kindly register on Eventbrite

The event is guided by Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Informatization, Shanghai Foreign Affairs Office, City of Milan: Municipal Division for Labour Policies, Trade, Productive Activities, Fashion and Design, City of Milan: Foreign Affairs Department, Mayor's Office and Consulate General of China in Milan. Organizers and promoters are Shanghai Promotion Center for City of Design (SPCCD), Shanghai Municipal Education Commission Science and Technology Development Center, POLI.design and POLIMI Design System.

The forum would be structured in 3 parts:

  1. Welcome institutional speeches by SPCCD, City of Milan, Consulate General of China in Milano and POLIMI Design System.
  2. Keynote speeches by 3 Chinese universities (namely East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai Art & Design Academy and Shanghai Polytechnic University) and some Italian universities in addition to us.
  3. Exhibition of products / projects from the Chinese universities mentioned above accompanied with final cocktail.

Photo Credits: Alessandro Cracco