Social Events

Meet with your peers, chat, and eat during the social events organized to let participants have some free time to socialize and finally meet in person.

Please, note that the event will take place taking into consideration all the international and national safety regulations.


Visit the beautiful city of Milan by choosing our special tours planned and prepared especially for Neutrino 2024 participants!

If the minimum number of participants for each tour is not met, the Organizing Secretariat will find an alternative tour or reimburse the ticket.

Social Events

Welcome Cocktail

Meeting point: Palazzo Greppi, Via Sant’Antonio 12

Sunday, June 16th 2024, 5 pm to 8 p.m.

A Welcome Cokctail will be held on Sunday evening at the Palazzo Greppi in Via Sant’Antonio 12 to give all participants the opportunity to meet and socialise. The party lasts three hours, so take your time and don’t hurry.

Price: included for participants and accompanying persons

  • € 30 (VAT included) for additional guests

The price includes:

  • Welcome cocktail

Classical Music Concert

Meeting point: Basilica di San Nazaro in Brolo – Piazza S. Nazaro in Brolo, 5

Monday, June 17th 2024, 7 p.m.

On June 17 at 7 p.m. in the Basilica di San Nazaro in Brolo, a concert will be performed by the UNIMI Orchestra, conducted by its music director Sebastiano Rolli.
Music by Antonio Vivaldi and Johann Sebastian Bach.

Price: included for participants and accompanying persons

  • € 20 (VAT included) for additional guests

The price includes:

  • Classical concert

Please note that: subject to availability

Young Scientists Cocktail

Address: MAS – Ripa di Porta Ticinese, 11

Monday, June 17th 2024, 7:30 p.m.

A Milanese apericena will be held on June 17 at 7:30 p.m., in one of Milan’s coolest neighborhoods. The event aims to break the ice and allow all the young researchers at the conference to chat and get to know each other

(Undergraduate students, PhD students and junior postdocs)

Price: € 10 (VAT included)

The visit includes:

  • Cocktail
  • Buffet

The visit will be held only with a minimum of 50 people and will close when 100 participants are reached.

Public Event

Meeting point: University of Milano-Bicocca – Aula Magna

Wednesday, June 19th 2024, 6:30 p.m.

On June 19 at 6:30 p.m., in the Aula Magna of the University of Milano-Bicocca, a roundtable with three distinguished scientists will focus on new discoveries in astroparticle physics and the challenges and opportunities they present to the scientific community and to society at large. This event is open to the public and will be held in Italian.

Conference Dinner in the Science Museum

Meeting point:Museo Nazionale Scienza e Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci

Thursday, June 20th 2024, 7:30 p.m.

The Neutrino 2024 Congress Dinner will take place at the Science Museum of Milano (Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci) via San Vittore 21.

The dinner will be held at the Science Museum, the largest technical-scientific museum in Italy and one of the largest in Europe. It has the world’s largest collection of machine models based on Leonardo da Vinci’s drawings. It is visited by over 500,000 people every year.

We are looking into the possibility of giving you the opportunity to visit a part of the museum before the dinner.

The nearest underground stations are

  • Line M2, stop S.Ambrogio
  • Line M1, stop Conciliazione

All the locations of interest for the conference are well served by the underground and bus lines operated by ATM: map)

Price: included for accompanying persons

  • € 70 (VAT included)

The price includes:

  • Conference dinner
  • Science Museum visit


Milano center and Scala

Due to the high number of participants to this tour, we created three different tours. More details (such as meeting points, groups, etc.) will be sent via e-mail to the participants of the tour.

Tuesday, June 18th 2024, 8:45 / 9:45 a.m.

Start your tour with a visit to Piazza del Duomo, Milan’s central square, where you can admire the stunning Gothic cathedral. From there, head to the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. This ornate shopping arcade is home to some of the city’s most exclusive boutiques and restaurants.

After exploring the city center, head to the Teatro alla Scala, just a few blocks away. This iconic theater has hosted some of the world’s greatest operas and performances. It offers visitors a unique behind-the-scenes experience. Here you’ll have the opportunity to take a guided tour of the theater’s backstage and costume departments, where you’ll see firsthand how some of the most elaborate costumes and sets are created.

You’ll also learn about the history of the theater and its role in Italian culture. You can even get a glimpse of the famous “red box” seats where some of the world’s most famous opera singers have performed.

Price: included for accompanying persons

  • € 82 (VAT included)

The visit includes:

  • An English speaking guide
  • A tour leader
  • Headphones

Milano in Tram

Meeting point: via Cantù 3, 2:45 pm 

Wednesday, June 19th 2024, 3:00 p.m.

The moment you step inside this historic, iconic streetcar, you are transported back in time. The vintage decor, wooden benches and brass fittings tell a story of a bygone era.

As the tram glides through the bustling streets of Milan, you can’t help but feel like you’re part of something special. You pass historic landmarks such as the Duomo and La Scala opera house, marveling at their grandeur from the comfort of your seat.

The tram’s conductor provides a fascinating commentary on the city’s history, pointing out hidden gems and telling fascinating stories. You will learn about Milan’s artistic heritage, its role in the Renaissance and its modern status as a fashion capital.

As you wind through Milan’s narrow streets, you will catch glimpses of local life – children playing soccer in the parks, elderly couples strolling hand in hand, and street artists entertaining passersby.

The tour culminates at one of Milan’s most famous cafes, where you can sample delicious Italian coffee and pastries. As you savor your treat, reflect on the beauty and history of this magnificent city, grateful for the unique experience of seeing it from the perspective of a historic tram.

Price: € 52 (VAT included)

The visit includes:

  • An English speaking guide
  • A tour leader
  • Headphones

The visit will be held only with a minimum of 35 people