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The 2nd level Master of “Energy efficiency and sustainability in the industry” aims to train professionals who are able to manage efficiently the energy. It is aimed at recent graduates in Engineering or in other academic technical-scientific disciplines and managers.

15 out of 80 applications were successful. The students selected come from Politecnico di Torino, Università La Sapienza di Roma e from the Universities of Bologna, Padova, Parma and of Calabria region, 14 of them will be awarded a scolarship.

The way in which we produce, provide and consume energy, affects the success of a company. For this reason, it is fundamental to train professionals who are able to use energy resources in an efficient way.

This 1-year Master, which consists of 500 lecture hours and 250 hours dedicated to an internship, will deal with all the technical, planning, management, price-related and normative aspects that the professionals of the Energy Management must be acquainted with, both from an efficient and sustainable point of view, together with a knowledge in the reduction of carbon-dioxide emissions.

The World Usability Day (WUD) of Turin will take place in the Aula Magna of the Campus Luigi Einaudi of Turin University, on Thursday, November 10, 2016, from 9:00 am.

It is an annual event, promoted by the User Experience Professional Association (UXPA) and a community of professionals, who work in different fields to ensure that the technology works as a factor in the promotion of the people, the expression, the personal fulfillment and the active citizenship.

The theme of this edition is sustainability, or Green UX. Sustainability, regeneration and sharing are the three key words of the new economic, social and productive models. These have launched a conversion from consumption to re-use, from property to sharing and circularity. At the same time those, who design and offer products and services, are redefining the design in terms of sustainability, sharing and circularity of the future.

The WUD TO 2016 is an opportunity to try out the (re)design with and for people, and new ways to provide services and regenerated, sustainable, circular products, that are able to bridge the physical gap and to create physical a social impact .

The event is open to everyone, but you must be registrated.

For more information, visit this website
Contacts: siepiemonte@gmail.com

The Cultural Association Piemonte Mese organizes the 10th edition of the ‘Piemonte Mese Award’ – the youth describe the Piedmont region. It is open to young people aged between 18 and 35 years old and is only for unpublished articles, written in Italian.

These articles will have to present the region of Piedmont from 2 points of view:

  • Culture. Any topic that is related to history, literature, art and architecture, music, theatre, science, customs and traditions.
  • Economics, Tourism, Environment. Business, craftsmanship, innovation; typical products and productions; landscape, nature, ecology, food and wine.

The aim is to help train young students of the communication sciences and to promote the region of Piedmont, by highlighting how unique it is, in terms of culture, creativity and entrepreneurship.
The deadline for the presentation of the articles is 20th November 2016.

Free participation.

For the regulation and all details: www.associazionepiemontemese.org

Club to Club, the most important Italian festival of electronic music, returns to Turin for its sixteenth edition. If you want to stay informed about new trends and new pop music, Club to Club is the right occasion.

It will be hosted from Wednesday, November 2 to Sunday, November 6, in the most beautiful places of Turin: from the Reggia di Venaria to Lingotto Fiere, from the Marriott Hotel to Xplosiva in Via Goito.

After the previous successful editions with extraordinary performances by Thom Yorke and Franco Battiato, this year, more than 50 artists, from 15 countries around the world, will meet in Turin to create a unique experience: 20 acts exclusively for Italy, including the amazing dJ set by Nick Murphy (Australian singer, known as Chet Faker, already a guest at Club to Club in 2014), dJ Shadow (one of the key names in the electronic scene), whose set will celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the album Endtroducing…, the Venezuelan producer (who made significant contributions to studio albums of Björk and Kanye West) Arca and Autechre, the British duo of Warp Records.

There will be 14 world premier performances: among these, the place of honor undoubtedly goes to Junun, the project of Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead with the Israeli musician Shye Ben Tzur and the Indian ensemble The Rajasthan Express, headliner on Saturday night, November 5, at Lingotto.

The Grand Opening will be held on November 2, at the Reggia di Venaria, in cooperation with Unsound, another international festival based in Krakow. Many artists will play from 9.30 pm: the Gang of Ducks, Soundsystem, Elysia Crampton, the Chino Amobi, Olivia.

The closure party is entrusted to Dance Salvario: a block party that will take place along the streets and squares of San Salvario district of Turin.

Check out the full program on the official website of Club to Club.    

Do you enjoy travelling and meeting  about different cultures? Are you a young person between the ages 13 to 30 years ? The international exchange program for summer 2015 is online.
You can find 16 different travel destinations in Europe: Spain, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Great Britain, Finland and other countries.

The deadline to sign in is 27th May 2015 (excluding Saturday and Sunday), from 13.00 to 18.00, at Informagiovani, in via Garibaldi 25.

 

Literary competition for young people about the cultural heritage of Turin

How would you talk about Turin? What a story (true, plausible, fantastic) the objects and places of this city inspire you ? The essay contest is open to young people aged between 16 and 30 years and aims to value the material objects of cultural heritage of Turin through the eyes and words of boys and girls.

Those who want to participate can submit original manuscripts in the form of short stories, plays, poems or short stories in comics or other innovative ways. It’s possible to send material at: torino.mispira@gmail.com until April 6, 2015.

“Torino inspires me!” Has a total prize pool of € 3,000; the top 3 will win an iPad-mini, a Kindle and an iPod. The winner will be publish on local magazines.

To participate download the CALL!