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iac Napoles 2012

  1. 1. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012Presentation of the CityVincenzo LipardiHead of the Institutional CommunicationDepartment, Municipality of Naples
  2. 2. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012The city of Naples,in close cooperation with: Italian Government Campania Region Province of Naples,has endorsed ASI request and qput forward its candidature tohost the IAC and the Space Expoin 20 2i 2012. 2
  3. 3. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012Hosting a major International event is highly valued by the city of Naples and reflects its policy efforts. Local and national institutions are ready to support the IAC and Space Expo 2013 from the economic, logistic and organization viewpoints. 3
  4. 4. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012In 1994 Naples hosted G7 summit 4
  5. 5. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Napoli 2013 In 2013 we will hostto the Universal Forum of Cultures one the most prestigious worldwide events, which will be focused on the role of cities asplaces for culture, democracy and participation. 5
  6. 6. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Moebius to came to Naplesand portrayed it in our of his art pieces: “Vedere Napoli” 6
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  9. 9. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 An ancient citywith a wealth of history, Napleshas always beena crossroads forcivilizations and cultures. 9
  10. 10. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 It s Its a strategic hub for Moscow • trade within the Mediterranean basin London • Berlin •as well as a centre for thedissemination of scientific Paris • culture and research, at the very core of air • Milan routes. t Madrid • Rome • • Naples Algiers • Tunis • 10
  11. 11. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012... and one of Italy s premier locations Italys for the aerospace industry 11
  12. 12. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Naples is a modern, open and connected city:its sea port is the worlds second largest, after Hong Kong, for passenger traffic; it has an international airport at Capodichino. 12
  13. 13. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Naples is a modern, open and connected city:…and a modern and efficient transport system which offers an interchange between its most recently-built and most advanced subway (the "metropolitana dell’arte") and the national high-speed rail network. 13
  14. 14. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 As touristic destination Naples offers its visitors a veritable journey back in time, from theHypodamian network created by the city’s Ancient Greek founders to the modern city, not forgetting the mediaeval, Renaissance and baroque y, g g , q parts of the city. 14
  15. 15. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Places and buildings witness this history, and besides them g y, some of the most important museums of the world: NationalArcheological Museums Museum ofCapodimonte 15
  16. 16. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012Contemporary art museums:Madre Pan 16
  17. 17. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012Scientific culture: Città della Scienza, one , of the Europe’s most modern Science Centres. 17
  18. 18. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Naples is a city of culture and science, but also a place when live is nice, thanks to: l h li i i h kits shopping areas, spa and body wellness facilities, facilities other facilities facilities. 18
  19. 19. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Music: San Carlo theatreone of the world’s temples of opera music, and others theatres and gathering place 19
  20. 20. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 The metropolitan area is further enhanced by world-famous tourist attractions such asCapri, Pompei, Herculaneum and Cuma. p , p , 20
  21. 21. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Naples is also a city that boastsa solid track record in the field of industry and technologies,including airspace; back in 1917 1917, in fact, it gave birth to one of the first Italian aeronautic company, R Romeo, and has an dh ongoing and long-standingtradition of studies and research testified, among others, by Umberto Nobile, a prominent figure of the Italian aeronautic g history. 21
  22. 22. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012Today, Naples and its metropolitan area are home to many leading-edge companies, including Alenia, Fiat, Ansaldo, Selex and a Polo High-Tech . In addition to its industrial companies, Naples is also home to a great many research facilities, including the Italian Aerospace Research Centre (CIRA), the Campania Aerospace Research Network (CARN),and the National Research Councils Institute for Electromagnetic Measurements in the Environment (CNR-IREA)... ( ) 22
  23. 23. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012…not to mention prestigious universities such as the Centuries old Federico II. Naples has a history, too, of launching space-related initiatives, such as the Organizing Committee for the Galileo Project. The city’s broad range of innovative industries features over 100 SMEs in the new aerospace district 23
  24. 24. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Our citys best bet is on research and innovation; among the most y ; g prominent initiatives in the aerospace industry let me mention some:applications such as satellite telemedicine, fire monitoring, satellite navigation for the disabled, and operational activities including monitoring and management of scientific experiments for the International Space Station Station. 24
  25. 25. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Naples contribution to the Space Expo in 2012 S eE oiWe would like to value the relationships that bind our city, its universities, research centres, y, , , companies, science centres, with the countries of the centresMediterranean basin: from Balkans to Middle East, from North Africa to South E f N th Af i t S th Europe. 25
  26. 26. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 Naples contribution to the Space Expo in 2012 Italy, Italy and Naples for what we areconcerned, have always worked to createties, scientific and cultural cooperation, trade and industrial relations with its neighbors countries. 26
  27. 27. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 It is our hope that our candidature will be well p received. The bea t of its location, its sal b io s climate and beauty location salubriousits reputation for natural hospitality will, it is hoped, make your stay a pleasant one and allow the city toadd further to the contribution it has already made to the development of the aeronautics and space p p industry in Italy and worldwide. 27
  28. 28. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012 “La vita è bella” QuickTime™ e un decompressore Codec YUV420sono necessari per visualizzare questimmagine. 28
  29. 29. NAPLES FOR IAC 2012Welcome to Naples 29