Special Address by Italian Ambassador to the United States:
His Excellency Claudio Bisogniero
SHRINKING THE ATLANTIC IN AN ERA OF GLOBALIZATION AND REGIONALIZATION
Topics of discussion will include Italian national affairs, regional European issues (including the continuing Euro Crisis) and Global politics (including the Transatlantic Free Trade Union).
Thursday, May 16, 2013
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
University of Pennsylvania Law School
3501 Sansom Street (Silverman 245)
H.E. Bisogniero is an experienced diplomat and he has long-standing relations with the United States. In 1992, he was posted as First Counsellor for the Economic and Commercial Affairs at the Embassy in Washington D.C. with competences on financial issues, the IMF and the WB. He then served at the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations in New York, in charge of the political affairs and UN reform. Eventually, he was appointed as NATO Deputy Secretary General until 2011 when he was named ambassador to the US.