What connects a photo of Sharon Stone baking pizza at a restaurant in Piazza Navona, a gown made by Gattinoni inspired by the color of olive oil, the renown Antonio de Curtis – also known as Totò- in Poverty and Nobility, the famous timbal dish prepared for The Leopard, portrayed by Burt Lancaster?   A fascinating virtual trip through Made i...

The Embassy of Italy in Washington is pleased to announce the photo contest Grazie Italia.* The competition will run from 21 September to 21 October 2015 in collaboration with the Italian diplomatic and consular network in the United States. Submit your best 'shots' that relate to Italy, taken anywhere in the world. All images submitted will b...

The agreement envisions cooperation in the field of Earth Observation through the Italian "COSMO-SkyMed" radar satellite constellation. Post-doctoral scholarships for Italian researchers will also be available in the United States.   Washington, September 9, 2015– The Italian Space Agency and NASA signed an important agreement today on elabo...

By Ellen Weisberg   On behalf of President of the Republic of Italy, Sergio Mattarella, Italy's Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero bestowed the prestigious Order of the Merit of the Italian Republic (Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana) to Joseph V. Del Raso, chairman of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) and Frank Giordano, m...

The Ambassador of Italy in the United States, Claudio Bisogniero, representing the Ministry of Education, University, and Research, signed an agreement on science and technology with the U.S. Department of Energy, represented by Under Secretary Lynn Orr.   "This agreement will allow Italy and the United States to exchange experts, scientific...

Embassy of Italy - Auditorium3000 Whitehaven Street, NWWashington, DC 20008 MORE INFO & RSVP: CLICK HERE DOORS OPEN AT 6PM AND CLOSE AT 6:30PM   Set in modern day Milan, L'Intrepido is a Chaplinesque odyssey through the world of work - every type of work, but primarily unskilled manual labour - as seen through the eyes of a kind,...

Martedì scorso, l'auditorium dell'Ambasciata d'Italia a Washington ha ospitato un seminario in video conferenza con la sede del Segretariato Generale del Ministero della Difesa italiano per illustrare all'industria italiana nel settore difesa le novità offerte dal programma statunitense Foreign Comparative Testing (FCT) e le modalità di accesso. I...

by Phil Bolton   Italy's ambassador to the U.S. arrived in Cartersville for the inauguration of Aquafil USA's second manufacturing facility well briefed on the economic figures tying his country to the U.S.    In his formal comments at the celebration that drew more than 250 invited guests, Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero praised A...

by Ambassador Stuart Holliday   Ambassadors' Forum is a joint initiative of Diplomatic Courier magazine, Meridian International Center, and the Council of American Ambassadors. The Series captures the views of Ambassadors from around the world on the critical role of diplomacy in addressing current global challenges.   In this is...

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Time: 6:30PM Venue: Embassy of Italy: 3000 Whitehaven Street NW - Washington, DCaven Street NW - Washington, DC Organized by: Embassy of Italy, Italian Cultural Institute - IACC Italia In collaboration with: SPD Scuola Politecnica di Design The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute present Massimo Cai...