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March 1st, 2024 – “Media “Made” in China. Una introduzione pratica”, introduction to the guest speaker for the course of “China Issues”, Sant’Anna School of Pisa

December 15th, 2023 – “Chongqing City of Wonders – Food & tourism in the spiciest city of China” at IULM University of Milano 

June 20th, 2023 – Pisa China Film Festival, event with Francesco Verso about China Science fiction innovation

April 17th, 2023 – Organization of the webinar titled – Commercial relations between China and the EU

November 16th, 2022 – Moderator of the Webinar titled ” From Xitang to Crema, the incredible story of Silvio Festari and his Postwave Brewing”

September 29th, 2022 – Presentation of my latest research project together with Professor Yang Lin of Nankai University 

September 12th-17th, 2022 – Organization of the event “Il Bello Pisa Summer School”, ArtIST , Erasmus+ Project . Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies Pisa . For more information, visit this link 

August 30th, 2022 – Speech titled “China-Italy Winter Olympics Cooperation: Achievement and Prospects” at the Seminar on “China Italy Cooperation in the Changing World” at the Academy of Social Science in Beijing

July 1st, 2022 – Lecture on Chinese tourism at the event “Summer School – Comunicare con e per la Cina”, organized by the company “AmberCat in Prato, Tuscany

June 21st, 2022 – Moderator and co-organizer with the Galilei Institute and Confucius Institute of Pisa of the event “The Bashu Experience – Hotpot, beer & fun!”, at Nunziatina Gardens, Pisa

June 14th – Co-organizer of the Photo exhibition titled “China land of Wonders”, with the photos of Mister Lorenzo Riccardi from Shanghai. Location – Caffè Letterario Volta Pagina, Pisa 

May 31st – Third seminar of Series “The New Silk Road”, titled “Intercultural Dialogue and People to People Diplomacy between Italy and China”, Pisa

May 26th, 2022 – Rosmini High School, Grosseto. Speech titled “An Italian in Chongqing University”

May 19th, 2022 – Seminar titled “Laboratory Chongqing”,  former Caserma of Pisa. Representing the Galilei Italian Institute, Pisa 

May 10th, 2022 – Lecture titled “Reinventing China Tourism destinations”, at University of Messina, invited by Professor Antonio Crupi

May 6th, 2022 – Seminar titled “From the Silk Road to the Belt and Road Initiative”, former Caserma of Pisa. Representing the Galilei Italian Institute 

April 19th. 2022 – Interview with “Bridging China” about my experience as PhD Candidate in Chongqing 

April 10th-17th, 2022 – Attending the “ArtIST Paris Spring School”, as a member of the research team of the project and the dissemination manager of the event. Paris, France. Coordinator of the Sant’Anna delegation in Paris.

April 6th-7th, 2022 – Seminars titled “The Xi Jinping Presidency” at Catholic University of Milan

December 14th, 2021 – Attended the “2021 EURAXESS Science Slam China” as a member of the online jury

November 24th, 2021 – Organizer and speaker at the “CEAir On Air – Around the China Italy Generation Z” event, representing the Galilei Italian Institute 

November 23rd, 2021 – Organizer and moderator of the event “Italian Way of Wine”,  with a speech by Professor Pietro Tonutti and Alfonso De Pietro

November 18th, 2021  – Organizer and speaker at the event “Design Solution for a Circular Economy”, round table at Sant’Anna School of Pisa with Italian and Chinese guests on Sino Italian cooperation  in the field of Additive Manufacturing 

October 22nd, 2021 – Member of the organization team of the event in Pisa on Contemporary China and the role of the Galilei Institute of Chongqing in shaping the Sant’Anna-Chongqing University relations

September 28th, 2021 – Introduction to the Galileo Galilei Italian Institute activities in Chongqing at the “2021 West of China in Focus”-Sino-Italian Cultural Innovation Park of Tianfu New Area Economic and Trade Promotion Online Conference, organized by the China-Italy Chamber of Commerce

September 24th, 2021 – Attended the Official Presentation of the  “Italian Development Report (2020~2021)” released by the European Institute of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

August 24th, 2021 – Innovation & Innovation Management: lecture at University of Miskolc, Hungary for the ArtIST Project Summer School 

May 5th, 2021 – “Comunicare con passione”: speech for the course held by Professor Antonio Crupi on Economics and Business Management of the University of Messina

April 28th and 29th 2021 – Seminars on President Xi Jinping main political and economic policies during his two presidencies, at Catholic University of Milan

March 3rd, 2021 – “Progetto Cina al Centro”: Introduzione alle esercitazioni 2021, Catholic University of Milan, Italy

February 23rd, 2021 – Innovation and innovation management: latest developments – Part 2 for the “ArtIST Winter School“, together with Professor Alberto Di Minin and Antonio Crupi

February 18th, 2021 – Innovation and innovation management: latest developments – Part 1 for the “ArtIST Winter School“, together with Professor Alberto Di Minin and Antonio Crupi January 6 2021 – 2020 International student Talent Show of Chongqing University, third prize

November 30 and December 14,  2020 – Sino-Italian aviation and cultural tourism cooperation report with China Eastern Airlines and Global Times. Member of the Sant’Anna School research team

话合作谋发展 东航•中意智库合作研究报告成果发布, December 15, 2020

GGII ACTIVITIES - Seminar with CEAir on Sino Italian aviation cooperation

– 跨越两国五地 东航·中意高校文化交流研讨会成功举办, December 1, 2020

– CEA and Universities Co-Hosting Online Seminar on the Cooperation and Development of Sino-Italian Civil Aviation and Cultural Tourism, December 4, 2020 –

November 27, 2020 – Moderator of the Webinar: The Italian Way of Wine – Education and Viticulture in Tuscany

A webinar by Professor Pietro Tonutti of Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies organised by the Galileo Galilei Italian Institute of Chongqing

November 12, 2020 – Lecture: Reinventing tourism destinations in China:  the impact of Covid19. Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, ITALY

July 2, 2020 -Webinar: Chongqing: from the past into the future of the most cyberpunk city of China, Galileo Galilei Italian Institute, Chongqing

June 18th, 2020 – Speech at the event “Cina: l’emergere di un nuovo attore globale”, titled “the outer dimension: the role of Belt and Road Initiative in building “Eurasian Connections”

March 12, 2020 – Seminar: Direttive cinesi di sviluppo verso una “nuova era”. Parte terza – Chongqing & Tourism , Catholic University, Milan, ITALY 

March 11, 2020 – Seminar: Direttive cinesi di sviluppo verso una “nuova era”. Parte seconda – Driver di crescita e policies, Catholic University, Milan, ITALY

February 20,  2020 – Seminar: Direttive cinesi di sviluppo verso una “nuova era”. Parte prima – Storia e cesure politiche, Catholic University, Milan, ITALY

July 3rd 2019 – Presenting my PhD experience at Chongqing University during the visit of two Italian policemen to CQU

May 18, 2019- Lecture: Milano: Design & Fun”. Shijie Pub, Chongqing, People’s Republic of China

April 28,  2019 – Lecture: “Sei bellissima Italia!” lecture, 19 Gallery, Chongqing (People’s Republic of China)

Feb 22, 2019 – Event: Chongqing, meraviglia turistica da scoprire, “Aspirin Lifestyle Bookstore”, Milan, ITALY



Feb 9, 2019- China talks at “Il Trittico Bookstore”, Milan


January 31, 2019 – Lecture: ” Relations between China and Europe in the sign of tourism”, “Ticino-Cina Association” in Lugano, Switzerland


January 29, 2019- Lecture: China is now, Parrocchia della Santissima Trinità, Milano, ITALY

August 18, 2018- Article: “A new challenge for the BRICS”



May 28,  2018 – Speech: – La “Pearl river delta economic zone e l’integrazione con Hong Kong”-  at the Conference “Opportunities for Switzerland in the Belt and Road framework” – Lugano, Switzerland



Dal Corriere del Ticino di Martedì 29 maggio 2018


L’intervento di Lugano sulla “Pearl river delta economic zone”- Foto di Easternational

May 10, 2018- Talk “Chongqing, opportunita’ per l’Italia:  at “Il Trittico Bookstore”, Milan. With a video of Consul General of Italy in Chongqing, Mister Filippo Nicosia



Alla Libreria “Il Trittico” di San Vittore, sullo sfondo il saluto del Console generale di Chongqing Filippo Nicosia


Foto di Tongyu Wu


Foto di Tongyu Wu


Foto di Tongyu Wu


Foto di Tongyu Wu

May 3, 2018- Talk “Cina urbana: criticita’ e opportunita’,  at”MA-EC” Arts center, Via Lupetta, Milan



Foto di Tongyu Wu


Il titolo della parte su Chongqing, il centro della Cina Sud Occidentale


Il titolo del mio intervento alla serata


Foto di Tongyu Wu

April 23, 2018 – Lecture: “China second tier Cites: the case of Chongqing”, “Ticino-Cina Association” , Lugano, Switzerland


Da “Il Giornale del Popolo” del 24 aprile 2018

November 16, 2017 – Italy and China. The relations between the two countries according to “One Belt One Road” – Catholic University of Milan

Speeches by: Fan Yuzhou, Giuseppina Merchionne, Bruno Marasà, Marco Bonaglia, Giulio Saitta, Stefano Devecchi Bellini, Caterina VallaroO: Università Cattolica di Milano, Dipartimento di Scienze Linguistiche e Letterature Straniere

With the support of:, Ufficio di informazione del Parlamento Europeo di Milano, Eu-China Culture Committee, Gamos Group

Marco Bonaglia gave a speech about Chongqing’s role in Sino-Italian relations

September 4, 2017- Event: Cina-Ue: quale futuro per le relazioni sinoeuropee? at Frera Library, Tradate (VA), Italy