Would you like to discover the most interesting spots of the city of Turin during our OLLD22?  

We are happy to announce that we have prepared three exciting site visits in order to offer you an experience you will never forget! 

Please note that you will be able to register for only one site visit. 

Study Visit 1 - Turin Technological Innovation Hubs

Length of tour: 3 hours and 30 minutes (9:00 am – 12:30 pm/ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm).  

Please, when booking your journey back home, consider that the timetable might vary slightly, depending on the traffic.  

In this study visit we will discover together the places where technological innovation serves the city and its citizens: a unique journey through virtual reality, skyscrapers, digital totems, avatars, and humanoid robots.  

Among the destinations, we find is the House of Emerging Technologies in Turin, a project led by the City of Turin, funded by the Italian Ministry of Economic Development and co-funded by the main actors of the local ecosystem.

The goal of the project is the creation of a widespread technology transfer centre on emerging technologies enabled by 5G, capable of promoting the development of enterprises and urban innovation services for citizens and public administrations. 

Stay tuned to find out more about the programme! 

Study Visit 2 – The “green line”

Length of tour: 3 hours and 15 minutes (9:00 am – 12:15 pm/ 2:00 pm – 5:15 pm). 

Please, when booking your journey back home, consider that the timetable might vary slightly, depending on the traffic.  

Let’s discover nature-based solutions (NBS) and the Torino’s food route in the suburban district of Mirafiori through the sites of European projects proGireg and FUSILLI, which use nature and innovative Living Labs for urban and food system regeneration.  

The stops include Orti generali, a place that regenerated the Cascina Piemonte area through the creation of 160 urban gardens of different sizes, the planting of more than 330 trees and continues to involve citizens in several initiatives, including the monitoring of biodiversity. 

Stay tuned to find out more about the programme! 

Study Visit 3 – Industrial Reconversion and Turin Social Innovation Hubs

Length of tour: 3 hours (9:00 am – 12:00 pm/ 2:00 pm – 5:00pm). 

Please, when booking your journey back home, consider that the timetable might vary slightly, depending on the traffic. 

In addition to observing some illustrious examples of industrial conversion, this visit will bring participants to discover the innovative soul of the city of Turin also from a social point of view. 

In fact, one of the visit’s stops will be Open Incet: a former disused electric cable factory of more than 10,000 square meters that has become a state-of-the-art Open Innovation Center. Today, the Open Innovation Center of the City of Turin is an international hub dedicated to transforming ideas, research, and technology into shared values for the territory and its economic and social actors.

Stay tuned to find out more about the programme!