The Councils and Working Groups of the Wellness Valley work together to create initiatives and projects for the promotion of Wellness through regular meetings and a platform for permanent dialogue and exchange.

This area is reserved to the Stakeholders involved in the thematic Workshops on:
Health and Prevention, Sustainable Economic Development, Territory Promotion, Fitness, Wellness and Sport.




In 2001 Nerio Alessandri writes the first book about Wellness, an authentic manifesto of the Wellness Lifestyle, aimed at explaining and sharing its individual and social benefits

De Arte Gymnastica


In 2003 the Wellness Foundation publishes a prestigious edition of the De Arte Gymnastica, a scientific treaty originally written on 1569 by the Italian physician Girolamo Mercuriale. It is considered the first scientific publication on sports medicine.

Wellness – the History and Culture of Living Well


Wellness – the History and Culture of Living Well`` (Sperling & Kupfer), a book which traces the history of Wellness and examines its thematic aspects across 12 original essays written by preeminent Italian academics.

Be Wellness! Choose to live well


Ten years after the first publication, the World of Wellness has completely changed. The scientific and cultural foundations are still the same, but technology, science and sedentary lifestyle habits have dramatically increased the need of Wellness and its opportunities. Nerio Alessandri answers to the emerging questions about the Wellness Lifestyle.

Born to move


From the garage of a small house in the Italian countryside to the Wellness Economy.<br /> In this book entitled “Born to Move”, Nerio Alessandri shares his story as a pioneer in the world of wellness and his vision for a long-term sustainable development.<br />