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Fri. 02 November 2012

Conference of Dr. Roger Besson on the FC Xamax Stadium

On December 14th at 18:30, Roger Besson, CIES Scientific Collaborator who recently obtained the grade of “Doctor” in geography will host a conference named:

 “Au Carrefour des peuples : le chaudron de la Maladière”

In this conference, Roger Besson will focus on the integral role of football stadiums and the effects of the construction of the new Maladière stadium. The event is organized by the Art and History Museum of Neuchâtel, the History Institute of the University of Neuchâtel and the CIES to celebrate the centenary of the Neuchâtel Xamax Football Club.