Design the Restoration around the World

Design the Restoration around the World

Thursday 23th March 2017 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm


The conference is aimed at introducing some examples of international cooperation centred on the field of restoration design, by means of the internationalization action promoted by the Italian Ministry for Economic Development (MISE), and coordinated by ICE, Agency for the internationalization of Italian companies, as well as by means of models of international cooperation and experiences from some individual companies.
The presentation includes some examples of international projects coordinated by ICE Agenzia and Assorestauro in the period 2013-2017, along with the countries of prospective and priority interest. Some delegates from North America, South America and the Middle East have been asked to report about the opportunities of growth for Italian companies in the market of their respective countries.


Alessandro Zanini, President of Assorestauro

Ruben Sacerdoti, Executive Director of the Smart Desk Regione Emilia Romagna
Marco Caffi, Executive Director GBC Italia
ICE Italian Trade Agency
MISE Ministero dello sviluppo economico

9:30 – 9:40
MISE, Ministry of Economic Development
Valeria Bernardini, MISE

9:40 – 9:50
ICE – Italian Trade Promotion Agency: Internationalisation support for Italian restoration companies
Alessandra Capobianco, ICE

9:50 – 10:00
Emilia-Romagna Go Global 2016-2020. Supporting policy for the internationalization of the companies: the case of Restoration net
Ruben Sacerdoti, Executive Director of the Smart Desk Regione Emilia Romagna

10:00 – 10:10
Cooperation between association
Alessandro Zanini, President of Assorestauro

10:10 – 10:30
Introduction of GBC Italy (Green Building Council) Memorandum of understanding between GBC and Assorestauro
Gianni Silvestrini, President of GBC Italy

10:30 – 10:45 Coffee break

10:45– 11:10
Internationalization Project 2015_2017
The restoration of the Sheik Souleyman’s Mosque in Istanbul

Nicola Berlucchi, Council member of Assorestauro

11:10 – 11:35
Internationalization Project 2015_2017
The Cooperation Between Cuba and Italy: REDI project in La Havana

Andrea Griletto, Technical director of Assorestauro

11:35 – 11:50
Firsts experiences of internationalization: REDI project and Build Upon
Marco Caffi, Executive Director GBC Italy

11:50 – 12:15
Minimum environmental standards applied on the Historic public buildings
Carlotta Cocco, Vice coordinator of the GBC HB Protocol

12:15 – 12:45
MEIS,  National Museum of Italian Hebraism and  Shoah
Carla Di Francesco, General Director of Regional Directorate of BCP of Emilia Romagna, MiBACT Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism
Andrea Valentini, GBC HB Accredited Professional

12:35 – 13:00
Memorandum of understanding and Agreement with the international delegation