The event ‘Life on Mars 2019’, organized by the Live Internationalization Gateway (, with the collaboration of Regione Lombardia and Fondazione Cariplo took place on September 10th and 11th, 2019 at the Palazzo Lombardia in Milano, Italy.

Life on Mars 2019 “Towards a metamorphosis focused on the challenge of institutions facing the paradigm shift in cultural policies, artistic practices and “cultural resistance“, which shape cultural organizations and collaborative sustainable development practices in favor of a more diverse and inclusive society. The event was aimed at providing a space for professionals in the cultural field to share best practices and discuss trends that are influencing the cultural sector, both in Italy and in Europe. It also provided for networking opportunities.

Experts from different parts of Europe, among them, Interarts Director and BJCEM President, Mercedes Giovinazzo, contributed to the working tables and debates.

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