IBG supported and sponsored the 14th Annual “Italian Language Week in the World” The Italian Consul General, Dr. Simone Petroni, opened the 14th Annual celebration of the “Italian Language Week in the World” at the Italian Cultural Centre in Jeddah along with guests of honor; Mr. Nabil A. Baashan and Sheikh Khaled Bagedo. Numerous guests attended the event along with the Italian community in Jeddah.
The celebration program was comprised of an evening dedicated to Expo Milan 2015, an opera concert, and a beautiful exhibition titled “Milan, a place to read”.
IBG strongly supported this remarkable cultural initiative by sponsoring and managing the realization and set up of several impressive panels to illustrate in bilingual captions, Milan’s most iconic literary locations.
The exhibition unveiled the wonders of Milan as the capital of Italian publishing, and a city of authors, publishers and readers. Hence, the exhibition prortayed the city as a literary capital for authors and readers alike.
The exhibition presents the city to future visitors of “Milan Expo 2015” around the world.