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CONFERENCE: Culture and Business: An Italian Perspective – March 5

Date 02.26.2016

Become Part of Italy’s New Renaissance! Presented by the Chapman University Italian Studies Council conference will provide participants the opportunity to learn about sustainable business models that draw from and revitalize Italy’s cultural resources, explore how you can apply your studies in Italian to various areas of entrepreneurship, discover how you can become an ambassador in bridging Italy and US, expand your professional network and meet innovative business leaders, and connect with mentors and support structures in Southern California and Italy.

The conference brings together innovative business leaders who are working at the crossroad of Italy and America to share stories and engage with new challenges and ideas. Join the Chapman University Italian Studies Council for a series of presentations with distinguished speakers representing film, architecture, design, agriculture and other industries from California and Italy.

Chapman University
Saturday, March 5, 2016
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Beckman Hall, Room 404


The event is free and open to students and community members alike.

Please RSVP (walk-ins will be accepted)

For information contact Federico Pacchioni.

Networking reception to follow.

The Italian Studies Council is a philanthropic group whose goal is to bridge higher learning in Italian Studies with the possibilities and needs of the community locally and abroad. The Council aims to support Italian Studies at Chapman and raise students’ awareness regarding the potential applications of their studies in various areas of cultural, artistic, and business entrepreneurship.