Vitrum 2009: more visitors; additional activities

The 2009 edition of Vitrum was inaugurated on 28 October 2009, and included some interesting activities, such as Vitrum Lab, which offered live performances by the Murano glass masters along with the …

The 2009 edition of Vitrum was inaugurated on 28 October 2009, and included some interesting activities, such as Vitrum Lab, which offered live performances by the Murano glass masters along with the works created by pupils from Milan schools, on show during the days of the fair. Vitrum Energy – Glass and Energy Savings conference, was held on Thursday, 29 October, which saw interesting Italian and international attendance numbers. Attendance for the first day of the fair saw a 2.65% increase compared to 2007, for a total of 3,635 visitors, 1,442 of whom from Italy and 2,193 from other countries. Statistics for the second day of the Vitrum show – 29 October – with regards to visitors were a total of 5,331, 2,969 of which international and 2,362 Italian, while for 30 October, the figures were 2,967 international and 3,289 Italian visitors, for a total of 6,256.