10 May 2019 - From 15th to 17th May theUniversità Campus Bio-Medico di Roma participates in EXCO 2019, the international cooperation expo aimed at public and private, profit and non-profit entities, engaged in policies and interventions aimed at sustainable development objectives.

The first edition of the fair will have a special focus on Africa e UCBM will be present with its own exhibition stand to illustrate the university cooperation projects it is carrying out with its African partners, from Kenya to Tanzania.

The NGO World Friend, partner of the Campus Bio-Medico University in the project "Sonomobile: training of health personnel in the use of a portable ultrasound machine for the protection of the health of the mother-child population in the slums" will also be present at the stand of Nairobi” and the company OTE Medical, manufacturer of the ultrasound.

The new graduates of Food and Human Nutrition Sciences who have carried out the thesis in Tanzania in the last two years, to illustrate the experience achieved and the training project to fellow visitors UCBM on university cooperation.

As part of the busy workshop program, prof. Roberto Angioli, UOC director of Gynecology and Obstetrics of the University Polyclinic, will illustrate the “Sonomobile” project within the panel “Scientific research and technology transfer for health as engines of sustainable development in Africa”, while prof. Pierluigi De Felice De Felice, lecturer in the Food Science course, will speak as part of the "Women and climate" panel to talk about the role of women in agriculture in developing countries.

Supported by the European Commission, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, EXCO 2019 will be a major networking eventing among all the protagonists of the cooperation phenomenon: international agencies, NGOs, companies, governments and universities. The Job Fair is dedicated to the latter in particular, an event that compares the training offer and job opportunities for young people planning their future in the world of cooperation. Job orientation meetings and selection interviews with buyers and companies are planned.

THEingEntry for students and recent graduates is free upon registration on the event website https://www.exco2019.com