How the European Union supports students – Conference held in Vicenza
The conference “Studiare e Lavorare in Europa” – Studying and working in Europe - took place last Friday 10th April 2015 from 10:30 to 13:00 in Vicenza, in the high school “Liceo Scientifico P. Lioy”. The event was organized in cooperation with European Federalist Movement and ALDA.
Relevant speakers participated to the debate, such as, Giorgio Anselmi, Director of the European Unity, Lucio Battistotti, Director of the Representation of the European Commission in Italy, and Alberto Majocchi, Professor of Financial Science at Pavia University. Focus of the conference was the importance of being active students, participating to all the different and several opportunities proposed by the European Union (such as Erasmus, Erasmus+).
Among the speakers were also two members of ALDA’s staff from Vicenza office: Elena Debonis, Assistant to the Communication Officer, and Oldian Metaj, Logistics Officer. These young active people were there to share with the students their experiences abroad, concerning internships, Erasmus and scholarships provided by the European Union, motivating students to participate in these programmes to build up their future in a multicultural context, and explaining the importance of being not only relevant Italian students, but also European citizens.