Official start of the festivities for Valais’ bicentenary

Dec. 3, 2014, 9:20 a.m.

On November 25, the Government of Valais officially opened the festivities for the bicentenary of Valais’ entry into the Swiss Confederation.

After the press conference, which took place that morning in Sion, the project leaders were present at their booth to present their project and to answer the questions of the journalists. François Foglia, deputy Director of the Idiap Research Institute, represented the star-project “Valais*Wallis Digital” of the institute of Martigny.

The event has raised a lively response in the written press and on social media and networks.