A new challeging CIMS Programme known as "The Bridge Project" is going to be developed by the Consortium University partners: University of Messina, Universidad de Cordoba and Virginia Commonwealth University. The project will be developed with an interdisciplinary approach, as CIMS one, through the international expertise input of the three Universities with their faculties and researchers.

Prof. Francesco Tomasello, Rector of University of Messina, Dr. Pietro Ciucci, Stretto di Messina Managing Director and On. Giuseppe Buzzanca, Mayor of MessinaPhoto: Prof. Francesco Tomasello, Rector of University of Messina, Dr. Pietro Ciucci, Stretto di Messina Managing Director and On. Giuseppe Buzzanca, Mayor of Messina (May 2011).


There is a link over the time between the University of Messina and Virginia Commonwealth University President Emeritus Dr. Eugene P. Trani.