#USI25 - Inauguration ceremony of the East Campus in live streaming


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Date: 22 March 2021 / 11:00

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The inauguration of the new East Campus, Lugano-Viganello, will be held on Monday, 22 March 2021, at 11 am. Due to the health emergency, the inauguration will take place behind closed doors. However, all interested parties will have the opportunity to follow the event in live streaming.




  • Monica Duca Widmer, USI Council President
  • Alberto Petruzzella, President of SUPSI Council and President of the Steering Committee of the campus project
  • Boas Erez, USI Rector
  • Franco Gervasoni, General Director SUPSI
  • Marco Borradori, Mayor of the City of Lugano
  • Manuele Bertoli, State Councillor, Director DECS
  • Guy Parmelin, President of the Confederation
    Federal Councillor, Federal Department of Economic Affairs Education and Research (EAER).

Closing the event, a guided tour of the new campus featuring architects Simone Tocchetti and Luca Pessina.


Follow the live streaming