Calendar of activities for the 2021/2022 academic year

January 2022

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Friday, January 7thHow to develop a doctoral research projectProf. Alberto Melloni, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle
Monday, January 10thResearch as changeProf. Graziano Delrio, member of the Scientific Committee of Fondazione Reggio Children35th, 36th and 37th cycle
Thursday, January 20thIndividual reading and group discussionsProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle
Thursday, January 20thPreparation for the Senior & Junior ExchangesProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Friday, January 21stApproaches of educational methodology for innovationProf. Chiara Panciroli, University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum37th cycle
Monday, January 24thThe historical roots of the educational experience of Reggio EmiliaCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Dott. Lorenzo Manera, University of Modena and Reggio; FRC
37th cycle
Tuesday, January 25thMaria Montessori. Historical Aspects of a complex figureProf. Fulvio De Giorgi, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle
Wednesday, January 26thLoris Malaguzzi: an historical introductionProf. Andrea Rapini, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle
Thursday, January 27thWriting in Don Lorenzo Milani between Gospel and Constitution. History and analysis of the textual corpus of the Florentian priest.Dott. Federico Ruozzi, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle
Thursday, January 27thPreparation for the Senior & Junior ExchangesProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Friday, January 28thScientific divulgationProf. Paola Govoni, University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum35th, 36th and 37th cycle
Monday, January 31stIndividual reading and group discussionsProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle

December 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Thursday, December 2ndChildren and TechnologiesDr. Gary Stager, Ph.D.35th, 36th and 37th cycle
Tuesday, December 7thIndividual reading and group discussions Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio 37th cycle
Thursday, December 9thPresentation of Fondazione Reggio ChildrenBenedetta Melloni, FRC37th cycle
Friday, December 10thPresentation of FRC projects: Remida, Rigenerazioni and ReusemedLaura Pedroni, FRC
Eloisa Di Rocco, FRC
Giulia Ferrari, FRC
37th cycle
Monday, December 20thPresentation of FRC project: FACEElisa Ferrari, FRC
Laura Landi, PhD fellow – 35th cycle
Simona Zuliani, Panta Rei
37th cycle
Monday, December 20thSeniors & Juniors Exchanges
first appointment
Laura Landi, PhD fellow – 35th cycle 37th cycle
Monday, December 20thPresentation of FRC project: international cooperation and PedakosBenedetta Melloni, FRC
Laura Pedroni, FRC
37th cycle
Tuesday, December 21stIndividual reading and group discussions Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio 37th cycle

November 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Wednesday, November 3rd37th Cycle Kick-off meetingCarla Rinaldi, coordinator of the PhD Course, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Annamaria Contini, Director of the Department of Education and Human Sciences of the University of Modena and Reggio
Annalisa RabittiCouncillor for Education of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia
Harold Göthson, Reggio Emilia Institutet, member of the Board of Directors of Fondazione
Margie Cooper, North American Reggio Emilia Alliance, member of the Board of Directors of Fondazione
James Bradburne, Director of Pinacoteca di Brera, member of the PhD Board
Alberto Melloni, Coordinator of the PhD Course, University of Modena and Reggio
35th, 36th and 37th cycle
Thursday, November 4thAcademic English Course
group 1
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Tuesday, November 9thIndividual reading and group discussionsProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio 37th cycle
Wednesday, November 10thFood and food experiences as transdisciplinary inquiry in education and non-formal contextsProf. Erik Fooladi, Volda University College35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, November 10th Academic English Course
group 1
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, November 11thAcademic English Course
group 2
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, November 17th Food and food experiences as transdisciplinary inquiry in education and non-formal contexts Prof. Erik Fooladi, Volda University College35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, November 17thAcademic English Course
group 1
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, November 18thAcademic English Course
group 2
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Tuesday, November 23rd Individual reading and group discussions Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio 37th cycle
Thursday, November 25th Academic English Course
group 1
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio37th cycle
Friday, November 26thLa metafora tra comunicazione e formazione 
seminar for italian speakers only
Prof. Annamaria Contini, University of Modena and Reggio
Prof. Maria Grazia Rossi, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Dr. Alice Giuliani, University of Modena and Reggio
Dr. Lorenzo Manera, University of Modena and Reggio
35th, 36th and 37th cycle

October 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Wednesday, October 6thFood and food experiences as transdisciplinary inquiry in education and non-formal contextsProf. Erik Fooladi, Volda University College35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, October 7thAcademic English Course
group 2
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Tuesday, October 13thFood and food experiences as transdisciplinary inquiry in education and non-formal contexts Prof. Erik Fooladi, Volda University College 35th and 36th cycle
Tuesday, October 13thAcademic English Course
group 1
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, October 20thAcademic English Course
group 2
Dr. Christen Marie Kisch, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, October 21stFood and food experiences as transdisciplinary inquiry in education and non-formal contexts Prof. Erik Fooladi, Volda University College35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, October 27thAwarding Ceremony of the Honorary Citizenship and PhD horis causa to Senator for Life Liliana SegreCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Maria Cristina Messa, Italian Minister for University and Research
Vincenzo Balzani, University of Bologna – Alma Mater Studiorum, UNESCO-Russia Mendeleev Prize for Basic Sciences
Luca Vecchi, Mayor of Reggio Emilia
Matteo Iori, President of the Municipal Council of Reggio Emilia
Carlo Alberto Porro, Dean of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Annamaria Contini, Deputy Director of the Department of Education and Human Sciences of the University of Modena and Reggio
Alberto MelloniDirector of the Department of Education and Human Sciences of the University of Modena and Reggio
Liliana Segre, Senator for Life of the Italian Republic
35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, October 27thWhere and How Does Learning Thrive? The relationship of theory, practice, and methodology in research into playful creative learningProf. Andreas Roepstorff, Aarhus University35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, October 28thThe Practitioner’s Point of ViewDr. Amos BlantonInteracting Minds Center – Aarhus University
Dr. Ben MardellProject Zero – Harvard University
35th and 36th cycle

June 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Friday, June 4thContent constructionInternational Research Office, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Monday, June 7thThe form: graphics and textInternational Research Office, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Tuesday, June 8th Connecting Research Perspectives. Exchanges between IMC and Reggio Childhood StudiesProf. Andreas Roepstorff, Aarhus University35th and 36th cycles
Friday, June 11thLimited prejudices, motivation and identityInternational Research Office, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Monday, June 14th Pitch and Q&A International Research Office, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Tuesday, June 29thSeminar by Professor Sebastián LipinaProf. Sebastián LipinaUnidad de Neurobiología Aplicada – CEMIC-CONICET35th and 36th cycles

May 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Monday, May 3rdComunicating research, from Galileo to Citizen scienceFederica Manzoli, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Monday, May 3rdPlanning research in Europe: giving value to the resultsDr. Nadja Saendig, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Asynchronous lecturePlanning research in EuropeDr. Nadja Saendig, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Asynchronous lectureNegotiation and management of H2020 projectsValeria Goldoni, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Asynchronos lectureNegotiation and management of H2020 projectsLaura Munari, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Asynchronous lectureQuality evaluation of research from bibliometry to peer review. Open access vs. paywalls. (Open) access to scientific literatureAndrea Solieri, Bibliometric office SBA of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Asynchronous lecturesIntellectual property rights. Safeguard method; patents; how to write claims; managing and using IP; patent databasesGiulia Catellani, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio
Valeria Bergonzini, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio
35th and 36th cycles
Thursday, May 13thConstructivism from Kant to GoodmanProf. Annamaria Contini, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle  
Tuesday, May 18thMaking learning visible     Documentation and daily life at schoolCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children  
Paola Strozzi, training instructor
Marina Mori
35th and 36th cycles
Tuesday, May 25thRemida: presentation and workshopLaura Pedroni, FRC
Eloisa Di Rocco, FRC    
Arturo Bertoldi, EduIren
36th cycle

April 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Thursday, April 1The ecosystem of innovation in Emilia-Romagna “Soft Skills” – “Design Thinking”Luca Piccinno, ArtER35th and 36th cycles
2 asynchronous lecturesThe project cycle, the structure of the action and cost plan, the ActorsFerdinando Di Maggio, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
2 asynchronous lecturesFrom policies to European funding callsIrene Chini, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
4 asynchronous lecturesCommunicating the research: from Galileo to citizen scienceFederica Manzoli, Research, technological transfer and third mission management office of the University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Tuesday, April 13thNature and digital, digital contexts and landscapes in Infant-toddler Centres and PreschoolsCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Dott. Lorenzo Manera, University of Modena and Reggio, FRC
Maddalena Tedeschi, pedagogista UOC of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia
35th and 36th cycles
Thursday, April 22ndLearning through Play and the relationship between Children, Play and TechnologiesBo Stjerne Thomsen, Lego Foundation35th and 36th cycles
Monday, April 26thBibliometry, quality assessment, Open access, Bibliometric officeAndrea Solieri, Bibliometric office SBA of the University of Modena and Reggio
Simona Assirelli, Bibliometric office SBA of the University of Modena and Reggio
35th and 36th cycles
Tuesday, April 27thTranslating elements of Reggio Emilia Approach in different contextsCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children36th cycle

March 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Thursday,  March 4thResearch MethodologyProf. Antonella Poce, University of Modena and Reggio35th and   36th cycles
Friday, March 5thCritical analysis of literature Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Tuesday,  March 9thHistorical roots of the Reggio Emilia Approach. Open discussion on the value of memory and on participation in decentralization policiesCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Ione Bartoli
36th cycle
Thursday,  March 11thPandemics’ language in Educational contextsProf. Annamaria Contini, University of Modena and Reggio
Prof. Maria Grazia Rossi, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Dr. Alice Giuliani, University of Modena and Reggio
Officina Educativa
35th and   36th cycles
Friday, March 12thCritical analysis of literature Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Tuesday,  March 16thNeo-avantguarde and the Reggio Emilia Approach. The pedagogy of listeningCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Ettore Rocchi, University of Modena and Reggio
Dr. Lorenzo Manera, University of Modena and Reggio, Fondazione Reggio Children 
36th cycle
Tuesday,  March 23rdConstructivism and Reggio Emilia Approach. Children with special rights in the Reggio Emilia ApproachDaniela Lanzi, Istituzione Scuole e Nidi d’Infanzia of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia 
Moira Nicolosi
36th cycle
Tuesday, March 30thEC(C)E between local and   international perspectives Cristian Fabbi, President of Istituzione Scuole e Nidi d’Infanzia of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia
Tuesday, March 30thThe culture of the atelierDr. Lorenzo Manera, University of Modena and Reggio, Fondazione Reggio Children
Mara Davoli, atelierista
36th cycle

February 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Wednesday,
February 3rd
Seminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsDeborah Steel, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and   36th cycle
Thursday 4,
February
Research methodologiesProf. Antonella Poce, University of Modena and Reggio35th and   36th cycle
Friday 5,
February
Critical analysis of literature Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Friday 5,
Thursday 11,
Thursday 18, February
Statistics for Data AnalysisProf. Gabriele PallottiUniversity of Modena and Reggio 35th cycle
Tuesday 16,
February
Presentation of Fondazione Reggio  Children’s project:  MAXXI Elena Giacopini, Fondazione Reggio Children
Valentina Conte, Fondazione Reggio Children
Oliver Forghieri, Fondazione Reggio Children
35th and   36th cycle
Friday 19,
February
Critical analysis of literature Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle

January 2021

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Friday, January 8thResearch methodologiesProf. Antonella Poce, University of Rome – Roma Tre35th and 36th cycle
Monday, January 11thPresentation of Fondazione Reggio Children’s project: Fare ScuolaValentina Conte, architect, project manager, Fondazione Reggio Children
Oliver Forghieriarchitect, project manager, Fondazione Reggio Children
36th cycle
Tuesday, January 12thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsCarmela Gesmundo, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, January 13thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsAnnamaria Gentile, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, January 14thPresentation of the Reggio Children FoundationCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children36th cycle
Monday, January 18thPresentation of Fondazione Reggio Children’s project: FA.C.E.Valentina Conte, Fondazione Reggio Children
Elisa Ferrari, Fondazione Reggio Children
36th cycle
Tuesday, January 19thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsLaura Landi, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, January 20thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsGiampiera Bertoglio, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Friday, January 22ndGroup discussion on compulsory reading listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Monday, January 25thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsBarbara Donnici, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Tuesday, January 26thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsDaniela Caserta, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Wednesday, January 27thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsSofya Komarova, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Thursday, January 28thPresentation of Fondazione Reggio Children’s project: PACE and PEDAKOSBenedetta Melloni, University of Modena and Reggio
Eloisa di Rocco, University of Modena and Reggio
Oliver Forghieri, University of Modena and Reggio
Laura Pedroni, University of Modena and Reggio
35th and 36th cycle
Friday, January 29thSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsDebbie Steel, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle
Friday, January 29thCritical analysis of literature Prof. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Monday, November 30thMeeting with Pause – Atelier dei saporiPaola Cavazzoni, Managing Director of Pause – Atelier dei Sapori36th cycle

December 2020

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Wednesday, December 2ndMeeting with Professor Roberta MineoProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Wednesday, December 2ndWill we come out of it as better people?Alessandro Volta, Head of Pediatrics at the Hospital of Montecchio Emilia36th cycle
Thursday, December 3rdPresentation of Reggio Children Foundation’s project: Abitare il paeseElena Sofia Paoli, atelierista, Fondazione Reggio Children
Mara Davoli, I
36th cycle
Friday, December 4thPresentation of Fondazione Reggio ChildrenCarla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children36th cycle
Friday, December 4thMeeting with Roberta MineoProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Thursday, December 10thResearch methodologiesProf. Antonella Poce, University of Rome – Roma Tre35th and 36th cycle
Friday, December 11thGroup discussion on compulsory reading listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Monday, December 14thPresentation of Fondazione Reggio Children’s project and workshop: scintillaeTeam of scintillae – play and learning in the digital age36th cycle
Friday, December 18thGroup discussion on compulsory reading listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Monday, December 21stSeminars by 35th cycle’s PhD fellowsEnrico Barbetti, PhD fellow – 35th cycle35th and 36th cycle

November 2020

DateDescriptionSpeakersCycle
Monday, November 9thHow to conduct a PhD thesis    Prof. Alberto Melloni, University of Modena and Reggio35th and 36th cycles
Tuesday, November 10thIndividual readings from compulsory listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Wednesday, November 11thIndividual readings from compulsory listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Thursday, November 12thResearch methodologiesProf. Antonella Poce, University of Rome – Roma Tre35th and 36th cycle
Friday, November 13thIntroduction to compulsory reading listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Tuesday, November 17thThe Italian pedagogy of the 20th century. Political and social context after the Second World War  Prof. Andrea Rapini, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Friday, November 20thThe Italian pedagogy of the 20th century. The pedagogy of Don MilaniProf. Federico Ruozzi, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Friday, November 20thThe right to EducationLuca Vecchi, Mayor of Reggio Emilia35th cycle 36th cycle
Saturday,
November 21st
Rodari, presentazione del meridianoLuca Vecchi, Mayor of Reggio Emilia35th cycle 36th cycle
Monday, November 23rdGroup discussion on compulsory reading listProf. Roberta Mineo, University of Modena and Reggio36th cycle
Thursday, November 26thMeeting with Officina EducativaMitia Davoli, Officina Educativa of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia
Iride Sassi, Officina Educativa of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia
36th cycle
Thursday, November 26thGiving voice to the rights of childrenDialogue groups on School, Istituzione Scuole e Nidi d’Infanzia of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia35th cycle 36th cycle

Calendar of activities 2019-2020

DateDescription SpeakersVenue
4 November 2019 10:00 am – 1:00 pmPhD kick-off meeting Alberto Melloni, Unimore

Carla Rinaldi, Fondazione Reggio Children  

Raffaella Curioni, City Councillor to Education, Knowledge, University City and Sport
Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Steering Committee Room
7 November 2019 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmThe significance of participation in projects of Fondazione Reggio ChildrenValeria Montanari, City Councillor to Collaborative City, Public Works, Neighbourhoods Care and Digital transformation  

Raffaella Curioni, City Councillor to Education, Knowledge, University City and Sport  

Cristian Fabbi, President Institution Preschools and Infant Toddler Centres
Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Kuwait Room
9 November 2019 8:30 am – 11:45 amPresentation of projects related to Remida Eloisa Di Rocco, atelierista  
Laura Pedroni, Remida coordinator
Remida – The creative recycling centre, Reggio Emilia
12 November 2019 3:45 pm – 5:15 pmPuppets in education Moreno Pigoni, UnimoreDepartment of Education, Via Fogliani 1, Reggio Emilia
13 November 2019 10:30 am – 12:30 pmChildren’s literature and gender, cultures and societyDianne Shober, University of Fort HareLoris Malaguzzi International Centre
14 November 2019 9:00 am – 12:00 pmPresentation of Tecnopolo Luca Torri, AD STU  

Carla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children
Tecnopolo, Reggio Emilia
15 November 2019 9:30 am – 12:30 pmDiscussion group Reading and discussion group and collective review of the book “Lifelong kindergarten” by Resnick and “In dialogue with Reggio Emilia” by RinaldiLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
18 November 2019 9:30 am – 12:30 pmMeeting with the members of the Scientific Committee of Fondazione Reggio Children  Exchange of ideas on the research topics with members of the Scientific Committee of Fondazione Reggio Children  Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
18 November 2019 2:30 pm – 5:00 pmDesigning research in Europe: the Cycle of project, the structure (series organized by the University for PhD fellows and researchers)Irene Chini, Unimore

Ferdinando Di Maggio, Unimore  
Department of Law, Aula Magna, Via S. Geminiano 3, Modena
20 November 2019 9:15 am – 1:15 pmNegotiation and management in H2020 projectsValeria Goldoni, Unimore  Department of Law, Aula Magna, Via S. Geminiano 3, Modena
20 November 2019 4:30 pm – 6:30 pmCreativity, play and learningMitchel Resnick, MITUnimore, Aula Magna, Viale Allegri 9, Reggio Emilia
22 November 2019 8:30 am – 11:45 amWorkshop at scintillae (research project promoted by Fondazione Reggio Children and The Lego Foundation)Atelieristas of scintillaeLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
29 November 2019 8:30 am – 11:45 amAtelier on tasteStaff of Pause – Atelier of TastesLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Pause
3 December 2019 10:00 am – 1:00 pmDiscussion group Reading and discussion group and collective review of the book “Beyond quality” by Dahlberg, Moss and PenceLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
5 December 2019 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm (non-mandatory)Digital storytelling between education and communicationAnnamaria Contini, Unimore  

Chiara Bertolini, Unimore  

Roberta Cardarello, Unimore et al.
Unimore, Aula Magna, Reggio Emilia
11 December 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 amPresentation of the research project “FACE” – Farsi comunità educanteValentina Conte, Project Manager of Fondazione Reggio ChildrenLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Steering Committee Room
12 December 2019 11:15 am – 1:15 pmDiscussion groups among the PhD fellowsDialogue on the volume Don Milani (Tutte le opere, 2017 (Vol. 2))Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
17 December 2019 9:30 am – 12:30 pmPresentation and workshops related to the project Fare Scuola  Architects of the project Fare Scuola and Elena Giacopini, pedagogistaLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
20 December 2019 9:00 am – 12:00 pmLecture by the PhD course coordinatorsAlberto Melloni, Unimore

Carla Rinaldi, Fondazione Reggio Children
Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Steering Committee Room
7 January 2020 9:50 am – 1:00 pmCelebrations for the 223rd anniversary of the Italian flagLuca Vecchi, Mayor of Reggio Emilia  

David Sassoli, President of the EU Parliament  

Carla Rinaldi, President of Fondazione Reggio Children  

Alberto Melloni, Director DESU Unimore  

Stefania Giannini, ADG UNESCO Education  

Bryan Mc Cormak, YTT Founder
Municipality of Reggio Emilia, Sala Tricolore   Valli Theatre
7 January 2020 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm21st century skills in primary educationAntonella Poce, Roma TreLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, Fondazione Reggio Children
23 January 2020 11:00 am – 1:00 pm  Presentation of the research project “Abitare il Paese”  Elèna Sofia Paol and Mara Davoli, atelieristas of Fondazione Reggio ChildrenLoris Malaguzzi International Centre, REI Room
28-30 January 2020      The Italian pedagogy of the 20th century  Fulvio de Giorgi, Unimore
Maria Montessori
28 January 2020, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm  

Andrea Rapini, Unimore
Political and social context after the Second World War
29 January 2020, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm  

Federico Ruozzi, Unimore
The pedagogy of Don Milani
30 January 2020, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Steering Committee Room
20-22 February 2020If the eye leaps over the wallPlenary conference
20 February 2020,
2:00 pm – 7:00 pm  

Seminars and visits to infant toddler centres and preschools of Reggio Emilia.
The conference consists of five full-day seminars on the following topics:

i) An ecological vision of human beings

ii) The hundred languages give value to the plurality of knowledge processes

iii) Interdependency in educational contexts between theory and practice

iv) Children and adults as participatory subjects in the construction of the culture of education

v) The ethics and aesthetics of knowledge processes 21 February 2020, 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Discussion panel: Together for rights 22 February 2020, 10:00 – 12:00
Valli Theatre, Reggio Emilia

City of Reggio Emilia                                     Palazzo Del Monte, Reggio Emilia
3-6 March 2020Epistemological connections with the educational experience of Reggio Emilia Annamaria Contini, Unimore
Constructivism from Kant to Goodman
3 March 2020, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm  

Daniela Lanzi, Istituzione Preschools and Infant Toddler Centres of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia
From constructivism to socio-constructivism
4 March 2020, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm  

Sergio Manghi, University of Parma
Epistemology and Education in Gregory Bateson
6 March 2020, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Online
15-17 and 22 April 2020Educational contexts and the culture of atelierGiulio Ceppi, POLIMI Spaces and relations
15 April, 10:00 am – 13:00 pm  

Mara Davoli, Fondazione Reggio Children
The development of the culture of atelier
16 April, 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm  

Carla Rinaldi, Fondazione Reggio Children
Dialogue on the culture of atelier and educational contexts
17 and 22 April, 10 am – 1 pm
Online