Italian Cuisine & Food Design 

July 13 - 17

(arrival is recommended on sunday July 12)

Feeding is an Art! Cook, Eat, Dream, Design …

This full immersion Certificate Program has been developed in collaboration with Campus Citta’ del Sapere and aims to suit a variety of interests in the food and catering sector …  from Amateurs to restaurant managers, brand designers & food bloggers interested to experience the most critical success factors of the Italian food industry, which are: 

1) the family structure of the majority of Italian companies active in this sector, which plays a crucial role in terms of corporate identity, business development and mainstream perception of Italian culinary traditions  2) the importance of place of origin, local and artisanal ingredients, home recipes and slow consumption in defining food quality and identity in Italy  3) the peculiarity of our food culture which relies on raw materials and lack of formality more than on elaborate preparation and etiquette.

Principles of Food Design will be illustrated throughout the program with focus on specific cases of: label and packaging design; food with shapes, taste or nutritional factors aimed to target specific markets or customer niches; food experiences and interiors designed with the aim to enhance customers’ relationship with the local territory, producers, retailers, chefs and restaurateurs.    


Full Immersion in Rome and Lazio with in company visits; do and eat it labs under the supervision of leading food designers, local chefs and restaurateurs; wine, oil and cheese tasting sessions.

Translation in Turkish and any other language will be provided with a group of min 10 participants speaking the same language.


Program Fee: Eur 1300

Pick up and drop off at the airport (see above conditions), accommodation in double room, shuttle and transportation costs required by the program, all workshops, labs,  in company visits and meals subsequent to do and eat it sessions are included into the program Fee.

Please make sure to send to cc the  Application Form duly filled and signed wih all the docs requested and proof of your fee’s payment, by and no later than June 6 in order to receive on time the invitation letter necessary to receive a valid VISA from the Italian Consulate.

Make sure to check the expiry date of your Passport before applying and to check and sign the refund conditions specified on the Application Form, in case of withdrawal.