eLUX: a bridge between Italy and Germany

p.bellagente - November 26, 2016

As part of the joint research program MIUR DAAD (PPP Italy) it was held on the first kick-off meeting between the University of Brescia (UNIBS) and Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The meeting was hosted in the structure of Via Branze 38.

The PPP Italian program is a funding program of the bilateral research that was agreed in 2015 between the DAAD and the Ministry of Education, Italian University and Research (MIUR).

The program aims to promote cooperation between Italian and German research groups who work together on a specific scientific project on the use of BIM in infrastructures. The PPP Italian program provides for the promotion of student mobility and an emphasis is placed on training and specialization of young researchers.

For the first phase of the exchange two students were hosted at the University of Brescia and a student at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum during November 2016.