Ca' Foscari inaugurates new Academic Year on February 11th, 2020

On February 11th, 2020 Ca’ Foscari University of Venice will inaugurate the new academic year. The event will take place from 11.00 a.m. at the Carlo Goldoni Theatre (San Marco 4650/B, Venice). All members of Ca’ Foscari’s community - students, faculty and administrative staff - are welcome to attend, upon online registration. 


Academic Procession

Baldassarre Donato (Venice, 1525 - 1603)
Gloriosa, felice, alma Vinegia
from Le Napolitane et alcuni Madrigali in four voices - Venice, Girolamo Scotto, 1550
Ca’ Foscari Choir 

Welcome addresses

Address by the Representative of the Administrative Staff
Antonio Tripodi

Address by the Students' Representative 
Irene Pizzolotto

Inaugural address by the Rector
Michele Bugliesi 

Outstanding Student Awards

Lectio Magistralis 
Researcher responsibility to cure knowledge resistance'
Dan Larhammar
Professor of molecular cell biology
President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences


Anonymus, Gaudeamus igitur,
Christian Wilhelm Kindleben (1748-1785)
Ca’ Foscari Choir