Conferment Ceremony for 141 new PhDs


At 11.30 on Wednesday June 14th at the Goldoni Theatre, the Conferment Degree Ceremony will be held for 141 PhDs at Ca' Foscari University of Venice.

Michele Bugliesi, Rector of Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Welcome Address
Francesco Zirpoli, Rector's Delegate for PhDs
Welcome Address
Federico Dallo, Representative for PhDs
Welcome Address

Denis Kambouchner, Philosophy Professor, delegate Professor to PhD theses supervision in humanities - University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
Lectio Magistralis
Skills and culture in the contemporary world

Award of the degrees

Denis Kambouchner teaches modern philosophy at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and is among the foremost scholars on Descartes and modern culture on which he has published many papers and monographies such as L’Homme des Passions. Commentaires sur Descartes, Paris, Albin Michel, and Descartes et la philosophie morale, Paris, Hermann, 2008. He directed the edition of the complete works of Descartes (Gallimard and Pléiade) and since 2009 he organizes the “Seminaire Descartes”, an event linked to the most important international initiatives on Descartes and the Cartesian culture.