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STONE CONVENTIONS MARMOMAC 2017 PROGRAM*

ConventionsLecturesPresentationsAwards for the 52nd edition of Marmomac, international trade fair for stone, design and technology, from machinery to instrumental products, from marble blocks to more complex processing.
* Updated September 28, 2017

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Wednesday 27 September 2017

Assembly

“5th General Assembly”. A.St.A Worldwide

A.St.A Worldwide

10.00-13.00
Mozart Room

Inauguration

Inaugural Ceremony - 52nd Marmomac

Veronafiere

11.00-12.30
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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Presentation

"Ristorante d'Autore" presents: "Giancarlo Perbellini of Casa Perbellini" - Verona

Veronafiere

12.30-14.30
Ristorante d'Autore - Hall 1

Film Projection

Stories of Stone

From matter to project. Seven movies for seven tales. Projection of short films dealing with architecture selected by the Milan Design Film Festival

Veronafiere in collaboration with Milan Design Film Festival

13.00-14.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
Simultaneous translation

This event earns 1 Professional Training Credits

Convention

Excellence for big numbers

Moderator: Donatella Bollani, deputy editor of Domus
Reports: Marco Piva, Marco Piva Studio, Stefano Ghirardi, President Confindustria Marmomacchine and Sara Colautti, Head of Research Industry Studies CSIL

Marmomac hosts a meeting organized by Domus discussing the complex field of international contracts by examining processes and presenting concepts and projects, as well as sharing up-to-date statistics with trade operators and architects detailing world market scenario with analysis of the most dynamic segments.

Veronafiere in collaboration with Editoriale Domus

14.30-16.30
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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This event earns 2 Professional Training Credits

Presentation

Presentation del XXVIII World Stone

Curated by Carlo Montani – Aldus Casa Edizioni Carrara

Veronafiere in collaboration with Aldus Casa Edizioni

15.00-18.00
Sala Mascagni

Award Ceremony

Presentation - "Women of Marble 2017" Award

Presentation - "Women of Marble 2017" Award to Architect Anna Carulli, National President of INBAR - National Institute of Bio-Architecture and report discussing "The Use of Stone in Bio-architecture. An holistic view".
Introduced by Tiziana Scaciga, President of the National Women of Marble Association.

Veronafiere in collaboration with the Women of Marble Association

17.00-17.45
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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Thursday 28 September 2017

Convention

Presentation of the "Soul of City" Exhibition

Coordination: Publicomm and Luca Molinari
Reports: Luca Molinari, Alper Derinbogaz, Craig Copeland, Hu Boji - Open Architecture, Eddie Blake - Sam Jacob Studio, Sam Chermayeff - June14

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Veronafiere in collaboration with Publicomm/Platform

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9.30-13.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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This event earns 3 Professional Training Credits

Meeting

International Stone Summit - 3rd Edition

Veronafiere in collaboration with MISE Ministry of Economic Development), ICE Agency and Confindustria Marmomacchine

10.30-13.00
Bellini Meeting Room

Presentation

"Ristorante d'Autore" presents: "Rudy Casalini of Le 4 Ciacole" - Roverchiara (VR)

Veronafiere

12.30-14.30
Ristorante d'Autore - Hall 1

Film Projection

Stories of Stone

From matter to project. Seven movies for seven tales. Projection of short films dealing with architecture selected by the Milan Design Film Festival

Veronafiere in collaboration with Milan Design Film Festival

13.00-14.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
Simultaneous translation

This event earns 1 Professional Training Credits

Convention

Presentation of the "Territory & Design" Exhibition

Coordination: Vincenzo Pavan
Reports: Matteo Borghi / Blumerandfriends, Lorenzo Damiani, Giorgio Canale, Micaela Colella, Odo Fioravanti, Ludovica + Roberto Palomba, Federico Rossi, Roberto Semprini, Paolo Ulian

Veronafiere

14.30-17.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
Simultaneous translation

This event earns 3 Professional Training Credits

Award Ceremony

Presentation of the Best Communicator Award (BCA) and the Masters of Stone Award

Veronafiere

20.30 - 21.45
Hall 1 - Forum Area

Gala

Marmomac Night

Veronafiere

20.00-23.00
Hall 1

Friday 29 September 2017

Round Table

"Young Stone Project" - Experiments with Stone in Italian Universities

Coordination: Domenico Potenza
Reports: Simone Boldrin, Enzo Ceglie, Stefano Cibelli, Micaela Colella, Marco Ferrero, Piero Guadagno, Vincenzo Minenna, Massimo Russo, Carlo Trevisani and Giovanni Vaccarini

Veronafiere

10.00-11.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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Attendance at the conferences throughout the morning earns a total of 3 Professional Training Credits. These credits will only be earned by attending all three conferences: University research and stone design - Young Stone Project + Virtuous Machines: Stone design between creativity and technology + Book Presentation - "Marble 4.0"

Presentation

Presentation of the Virtuous Machines exhibition and the "Marble 4.0" publication

Speakers: Flavio Marabelli - Confindustria Marmomacchine, Franco Angelotti - Intermac, Silvio Xompero - Margraf, Veronica Dal Buono - University of Ferrara, Raffaello Galiotto - Designer
Moderator: Luigi Serio - Catholic University of Milan

Veronafiere

11.00-13.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
Simultaneous translation

Attendance at the conferences throughout the morning earns a total of 3 Professional Training Credits. These credits will only be earned by attending all three conferences: University research and stone design - Young Stone Project + Virtuous Machines: Stone design between creativity and technology + Book Presentation - "Marble 4.0"

Meeting

Euroroc Annual General Meeting

EUROROC

10.00-13.00
Bellini Meeting Room

Presentation

"Ristorante d'Autore" presents: "Marco Volpin of Le Tentazioni" - Saonara (PD)

Veronafiere

12.30-14.30
Ristorante d'Autore - Hall 1

Film Projection

Stories of Stone

From matter to project. Seven movies for seven tales. Projection of short films dealing with architecture selected by the Milan Design Film Festival

Veronafiere in collaboration with Milan Design Film Festival

13.00-14.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
Simultaneous translation

This event earns 1 Professional Training Credits

Convention

Stone meets design

Reports by: Marco Casamonti, "Stone: material for architecture of the future" / Raffaello Galiotto, "Essence and innovation: stone and new processing technologies" / Paolo Zuliani, "Marble and stone: between maintenance and restoration"

Veronafiere in collaboration with New Business Media - Area Magazine

14.30-16.30
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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This event earns 2 Professional Training Credits

Convention

Certification of professional expertise and quarry work

Certification of professional expertise and quarry work: regulatory and production aspects and relationships with international certifications. The example of the Quarry Foreman.

A.N.I.M. (National Association of Mining Engineers)

17.30-17.30
Respighi Meeting Room

Presentation

Presentation of the "Grand Pinnacle Award"

Reports:
Jim Hieb, Ceo of MIA+BSI
Sylvie BeadoinE, Project Manager at Polycor inc.
Ginny Lackovich, Associate Vice President at HGA Architects and Engineers

Veronafiere in collaboration with MIA+BSI

17.15-17.45
Hall 1 - Forum Area
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Cocktail

Cocktail MIA + BSI

MIA+BSI

17.45-19.00
Wine bar - Hall 1

Saturday 30 September 2017

Film Projection

Stories of Stone

From matter to project. Seven movies for seven tales. Projection of short films dealing with architecture selected by the Milan Design Film Festival

Veronafiere in collaboration with Milan Design Film Festival

10.00-13.00
Hall 1 - Forum Area
Simultaneous translation

This event earns 1 Professional Training Credits

Presentation

"Ristorante d'Autore" presents: "Enrico Bartolini of Ristorante Glam" - Venice

Veronafiere

12.30-14.30
Ristorante d'Autore - Hall 1