On Wendsday 1st March 2017, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran Jahanbakhsh Mozaffari hosted a delegation of Città della Scienza composed by the Secretary General Vincenzo Lipardi and the Responsible of International Relations Anne-Marie Bruyas.
During the meeting the main point of discussion was the scientific and technological cooperation, as well as the first edition of the Iran-Italy Science, Technology & Innovation Forum, that will be held in Tehran in April. The Ambassador stated the main role played by Italy as a connection between Europe and Middle East. Other important topics were also discussed, such as the importance of deepening the mutual knowledge on both countries’ cultures: for this aim, cultural initiatives as well as academic exchanges, such as the “Pietro della Valle” Mobility Program, are fundamental.
Moreover, the Ambassador accepted the invitation of the Secretary General Vincenzo Lipardi to visit Città della Scienza in the next future, in order to have to chance to meet the main experts of the scientific, enterprises and innovation fields coming from Campania Region.