Jean-Paul Costa's speech on 'Negationism and Freedom of Expression'

Jean-Paul Costa, former President of the European Court of Human Rights, will be the guest of the “Memory, law and rights” conference, the last initiative for this year's Holocaust Remembrance Day. Here is an excerpt of his speech. 

Ca' Foscari inaugurates the new academic year on February 12th, 2019

On February 12th, 2019 Ca’ Foscari University of Venice will inaugurate the new academic year. The event will take place in the Carlo Goldoni Theatre, starting from 11.00 a.m.

Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019, Ca' Foscari focuses on 'stolen childhoods'

On the next Holocaust Remembrance Day, the activities organized by Ca’ Foscari will focus on the children who experienced the Shoah, in connection with the UN Convention on the Right of the Child, which will turn 30 in 2019.

Art and Tech, Science Gallery Venice inaugurates CONNECTED - Hello Machine

Human-to-human and human-to-machine interactions will be the central topic of the first Science Gallery Venice initiative. The innovative exhibition, which opened on January 17th at Ca’ Foscari Zattere, will remain visible until April 7th.

In Venice, Santa Claus ditched the sleigh for a boat

Don’t miss the 9th edition of the traditional “Regata in Valesana dei Babbi Natale” (The Regatta of the Santas) on Sunday December 23rd.

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'Winter Party' for international students on December 5th

A free event aimed at international students and their buddies: music, aperitif and an important social cause.

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Science, art and movies to shape a sustainable future

The Festival for the Earth is back in Venice on December 3rd and 4th. Opening ceremony with Prince Albert II of Monaco and Youba Sokona, vice president of IPCC

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Ca’ Foscari welcomes back Ruskino, the Festival of Russian Cinema

“Ruskino at Ca’ Foscari” is back for its 8th edition. The highly-anticipated Festival of Contemporary Russian Cinema will take place from November 5th to 9th.

Graduation day in St. Mark Square. Guest of Honour: journalist Enrico Mentana

On Friday November 16th 2018, 1148 new Ca’ Foscari graduates will celebrate their big day in the marvelous St. Mark Square. Special guest of the ceremony will be journalist Enrico Mentana.