The internships held at the headquarters of the Commissioner General’s Office kick-off the Italian students’ journey towards Expo 2020 Dubai.
The rankings have been published relative to the 1st and 2nd cycle of trainees selected among the 300 students who replied to the selection announcement
launched by the Foundation of the Conference of Italian University Rectors (CRUI) in collaboration with the Italian Commissioner’s Office. The initiative will allow university students to experience the world’s biggest spectacle hands-on.
Ilaria De Capitani of the University of Bergamo and Alice Furlanetto of the University of Macerata are the two female students selected to participate in the first internship cycle to be held in Dubai from 15 January to 15 April 2020.
Then from 16 April to 15 July 2020, Leonardo Cardellini of “La Sapienza” University and Gabriele Bellucci of LUISS “G. Carli” University of Rome will be in Dubai to participate in the second internship cycle.
Moreover, the results were disclosed of the selection carried out in collaboration with the IULM University of Milan, on the basis of an agreement signed on 19 July 2019. Francesca Danni, the winning candidate, will participate in the first internship cycle to be held from 15 January to 15 April 2020.
Since October 2018, ten students – selected in collaboration with Italian universities – have already completed internships at the Rome headquarters of the Commissioner General’s Office.
The full rankings are available on the website of the CRUI Foundation:
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