In Dialogue With...

RUI has always been dedicated to offering its residents great cultural encounters, including opportunities to meet with political leaders and reflections on current issues, as well as opportunities for recreation and the cultivation musical and artistic passions.

Great protagonists from contemporary history have been hosted within the walls of our assembly hall.

Italian politicians, great writers, entrepreneurs, footballers, philosophers, singers and directors have shared their professional experience and, thus, have contributed to expanding students’ knowledge of the professional world.


Andrea Vigevani

Secretary General at ICU NGO

Guest @RUI in 2022/2023

Riccardo Ribera D’Alcalà

Directorate-General for Internal Policies of the European Parliament

Guest @RUI in 2019/2020

Marco Franzelli

Sport Journalist

Guest @RUI in 2018/19

Giovanni Castellaneta

Italian Ambassador

Guest @RUI in 2018/19

Giancarlo Giorgetti

Italian politician

Guest @RUI in 2018/19

Mario Baccini

Italian politician

Guest @RUI in 2018/19

Giulio Tremonti

Italian politician

Guest @RUI in 2018/19

Massimo Inguscio

Italian physicist

Guest @RUI

Igor Maksimtsev

Rector of State University of Economics, Saint Petersburg

Guest @RUI on May 21st, 2017

Giuseppe Novelli

Rector of Tor Vergata University

Guest @RUI on May 7th, 2017

Sebastiano Caputo


Guest @RUI on May 2nd, 2017

Robert Sarah

Cardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship

Guest @RUI on April 15th, 2017

Lucio Caracciolo

Journalist and political expert

Guest @RUI on April 3rd, 2017

Fausto Bertinotti

Politician, former President of the Chamber of Deputies

Guest @RUI on March 29th, 2017

Tito Boeri

President of INPS (Italian Social Security National Institute)

Guest @RUI on March 22nd, 2017

Franco Gabrielli


Guest @RUI on December 10th, 2016

Alì Ehsani


Guest @RUI on June 7th, 2016

Mariolina Ceriotti Migliarese

Neuropsychiatrist and writer

Guest @RUI on May 17th, 2016

Davide Rondoni


Guest @RUI on May 11th, 2016

Eugenio Gaudio

Rector of Sapienza University of Roma

Guest @RUI on November 18th, 2015

Francesco Giorgino

TV Journalist

Guest @RUI on April 15th, 2015

Mario Panizza

Rector of Università Roma Tre

Guest @RUI on February 23rd, 2015

Alfredo Mantovano


Guest @RUI on February 11th, 2015

Saywan Barzani

Ambassador of Iraq in Italy

Guest @RUI on February 3rd, 2015

Maximo Ibarra

CEO Wind Telecomunicazioni

Guest @RUI on November 15th, 2014

Paolo Boccardelli

Dean LUISS Business School

Guest @RUI on November 15, 2014

Andrea Onetti Muda

Rector of Campus Bio-Medico University

Guest @RUI on February 18th, 2014

Giacomo Rizzolatti

Neurophysiologist, discoverer of mirror neurons

Guest @RUI on December 2nd, 2013

Antonio Polito


Guest @RUI on January 27th, 2013

Aldo Cazzullo

Journalist and writer

Guest @RUI on January 10th, 2013

Luciano Violante


Guest @RUI on May 16th, 2011

Maurizio Belpietro


Guest @RUI on December 1st, 2010

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo


Guest @RUI on November 10th, 2010

Giuliano Amato

Statesman and former Italian Prime Minister

Guest @RUI on June 8th, 2009

Eugenio Bennato

Musician and songwriter

Guest @RUI on December 13th, 2008

Ignazio Marino

Politician and surgeon

Guest @RUI on February 28th, 2008

Renzo Arbore

Radio&TV host, musician

Guest @RUI on June 8th, 2007

Antonio Fazio

Italian Central Bank Governor

Guest @RUI on May 22th, 2006

Giulio Andreotti

Statesman and former Italian Prime Minister

Guest @RUI on December 15th, 1991 and on November 18th, 2005

Renzo Martinelli

Film director

Guest @RUI on March 3rd, 2005

Alessandra Borghese

Journalist and writer

Guest @RUI on January 11th, 2005

Letizia Moratti

Politician, future Minister and future Mayor of Milan

Guest @RUI on March 26th, 1996

Irene Pivetti

Politician, President of Italian Chamber of Deputies

Guest @RUI on November 28th, 1995

Dino Zoff

Former football player and Coach

Guest @RUI on February 7th, 1995

Francesco Cossiga

Statesman, future President of Italian Republic

Guest @RUI on December 13rd, 1994

Camillo Ruini, cardinale

Camillo Ruini

Cardinal of the Catholic Church

Guest @RUI on January 11th 2005

Fabrizio Del Noce, giornalista

Fabrizio Del Noce


Guest @RUI on May 30th, 1989

Maurizio Costanzo

Journalist and TV host

Guest @RUI on April 1st, 1978

Karol Wojtyła

Archbishop of Kraków, future Pope John Paul II

Guest @RUI on October 13th, 1974

Aldo Moro, politico

Aldo Moro

Statesman, former Italian Prime Minister

Guest @ RUI on May 10th, 1973

Viktor Frankl

Neurologist, psychiatrist and philosopher

Guest @RUI on May 6th 1970

Carlo Azeglio Ciampi

Banker, politician and and future President of Italian Republic

Guest @RUI on March 21, 1969

Giovanni Leone

Criminal lawyer and future President of Italian Republic

Guest @RUI on October 1st, 1967

Josemaría Escrivá

Priest and Founder of Opus Dei

Guest @RUI on March 15th, 1964

Giovanni Battista Montini

Archbishop of Milan, future Pope Paul VI

Guest @RUI on December 12th, 1960

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