2-day International tour – Milan projects – registrations closed

Date & Time:12th/13th May 2022

This will be HEDQF’s 7th international study tour and is kindly sponsored by AKT ll and Gardiner & Theobald. Delegates will be drawn from the cancelled Zurich 2020/21 tour and its shortlist.

Milan, Europe’s third largest metropolis in Italy’s northern Lombardy region, is a global capital of fashion and design. Home to the national stock exchange, it’s a financial hub also known for its high-end restaurants and shops. The Gothic Duomo di Milano cathedral and the Santa Maria delle Grazie convent, housing Leonardo da Vinci’s mural “The Last Supper,” testify to centuries of art and culture.

Milan’s higher education system includes seven universities with 185,000 university students enrolled and the largest number of university graduates and postgraduate students in Italy. The Polytechnic University of Milan is the city’s oldest university, founded in 1863. With over 40,000 students, it is the largest technical university in Italy. The University of Milan, founded in 1923, is the largest public teaching and research university in the city. The University of Milan is the sixth largest university in Italy, with approximately 60,000 enrolled students and a teaching staff of 2,500, Bocconi University is a private management and finance school established in 1902, ranking as the third best business school in Europe by Bloomberg.

Tour and presentations shortlist:

  • The Via Roentgen Building at Bocconi University
  • The New SDA Bocconi University Headquarters
  • Dinner in the Navigli quarter
  • The new International Architecture Campus at Milan Polytechnic
  • The Milan Innovation District (MIND)