Parma, named Italian Capital of Culture for 2020 - 2021
will host the first meeting of the Regeneration 20|30 coalition.

The city is willing to leave a true legacy of the Italian Culture, going beyond a mere series of beautiful events and locations. With its size and heritage, with its unique district of local "enlightened" enterpreneurs, with its tradition of community engagement - Parma embodies an Italian lifestyle incorporating happiness & well-being, altruism, creativity and the will to tackle global issues such as the climate change emergency.


Parma can be easily reached both from Italy and from abroad. 

By train

Several options are offered by Trenitalia - the leading company in Italy - from the main Italian cities and European capitals. The train station is only 10 minutes away from the city centre.

By flight

Parma airport is only 5 km away from the city centre and there are direct flights to/from Rome, London, Paris, Bucarest and Bruxelles. Nearby there are others important airports like Bologna, Bergamo, Milan and Verona, well connected with Parma by train. 

By car

Parma can be easily reached by car from other major cities in Northern Italy, such as Bologna (100 km), Verona (110 km) and Milano (130 km).


Regeneration 2030 has negotiated special rates and conditions with the hotels listed below. All selected hotels are located in Parma city centre and in close proximity to the train station and the Paganini Congress Centre, the event’s venue. Since our allotment is limited, we strongly suggest you book your room as soon as possible. 

To book your room at our special rates, send an email to the hotel by clicking on BOOK A ROOM button, by using the booking code Reg2030 or by referring to the Regeneration 2030 event. All reservations will be managed directly by the hotels. For any further assistance, please send an email to