Opening ceremony for the academic year

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Opening ceremony for the 2019-2020 academic year. The ceremony will take place on 16 October at 12.00, in Barcelona Campus Aula Magna (calle de la Immaculada, 22).


Holy Spirit Mass*    

Opening Ceremony of the academic year: 

— Reading of the report on the 2018-2019 academic year by the secretary-general of the University, Belén Castro. 
— Opening lecture The Universitat de recerca del segle XXI (“The Research University in the 20th Century”), by Dr. Andreu Mas-Colell, President of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST).
— Opening of the 2019-2020 academic year by Dr. Xavier Gil Mur, Rector of the International University of Catalonia.
— Speech by the Hon. Maria Àngels Chacón i Feixas, Catalan Government Minister of Enterprise and Knowledge.
— Singing of the university anthem Gaudeamus Igitur.   


Please confirm attendance by 11 October at this link.

* For greater seating space, the Mass will be held at Monestir de la Immaculada, calle de la Immaculada, 37-45.


Aula Magna
Barcelona Campus