Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

MeRIT
Megaproject Research Interdisciplinary Team

Programme

Sustaining the future: Addressing grand challenges through megaprojects

 

Day 1 – Projects, organisations, and people for a sustainable future

Thursday, November 21st - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza Campus

9,30 Registration opens

10.00 – 10,30 Institutional Welcome

10,30 -11,30 Lectio Magistralis: Rodney Turner - University of Leeds

11,30 – 11,40 Division into parallel sessions

11,40-13,00 Parallel sessions

13,00-14,00 Lunch break

14,00–15,00 Lectio Magistralis: Nathalie Drouin - Université du Québec à Montréal

15,00 – 15,10 Divison into parallel sessions

15,10-16,40 Parallel Sessions

16.40-17,00 Debriefing

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20,30           Conference Dinner @Palazzo Rota Pisaroni (hosted at Fondazione di Piacenza e Vigevano)


Day 2 – Tackling Grand Challenges with Megaprojects

Friday, November 22nd - Sala dei Teatini, Piacenza

9,30-10,20 Megaproject Stakeholders' Round Table 1

10,20-10,45 Coffee Break

10,45-12,15 Megaproject Stakeholders' Round Table 2

12,15-12,45 Award ceremony:

12,45-13,00 Farewell

Light lunch

14,30 - 17,00 PhD Research Development Workshop (hosted at Politecnico di Milano Piacenza Campus and online)

18.30 - 20,00 FUORI MeRIT - Italian language (hosted at Fondazione di Piacenza e Vigevano)