With the presentation of the project work The 20/21 edition of the master ended this morning Progea dell’Academy of the Fiera Milano Foundation dedicated to Manlio Armellini, a fundamental figure in the history of the Salone del Mobile in Milan. THE 14 students, coming from all over Italy, responded to the challenges launched by the Furniture expo and have proposed solutions for maximize the experience of the event 365 days a year through the integration of digital tools, the expansion of contacts between exhibitors and buyers, product presentations and unconventional contents.
Listening to the presentation Enrico Pazzali, president of the Fiera Milano Foundation, Andrea Vaiani, exhibitions director del Salone e Annalisa Rosso, editorial director of the new digital platform of the Salone launched just in these days, to underline the importance – and uniqueness in the higher education of the Academy’s trade fair and events sector, an increasingly important tool for companies in the sector who want to add new resources . In recent years Accademia Fiera Milano has graduated over 400 students, with a employment index exceeding 90%.
Between July and September all the students of the Progea 20/21 master will start theirs internship in companies of the Fiera Milano group, trade show organizers and event agencies. They will deal with IT, international development, customer care & service, sales and media development. They will also organize fairs such as Artigiano in Fiera, TTG and Salone del Risparmio. The master forms the professional figures of the Exhibition and Event Manager who manage the sophisticated process of conceiving, planning and organizing individual and collective events, with particular regard to structured and complex projects. Students receive concrete preparation and acquire important skills, even in the digital field. Progea attracts new graduates from all disciplines every year. And also this year the trend was confirmed with a great variety of studies of origin: Languages, Economics, Fashion, Social Education, Communication, Political Sciences, Educational Sciences and Organizational Sciences.
And they still are registrations are open for the 21-22 edition of the Progea master, which will start on 25 November 2021 with these characteristics: face-to-face modality (in the event that external conditions do not allow it, the lessons will be held in distance learning); network of professors and professionals in the sector, both Italian and international; duration of 500 hours which are divided into four modules with theory lessons, practical exercises, project work and orientation courses; extracurricular internship from 3 to 6 months activated within six months from the end of the master
Information: Gabriella Pedroletti, head of the Milan Fair Academy – [email protected] – tel. 02 4997.7292-7002