Urban and event planner
Director of the Turin International Book Fair from 1993 to 1997, he has been involved in urban development for over 20 years. As an “urban practitioner”, he managed Turin's strategic plan until 2006, the celebrations for the 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy in 2011, the events of the Italian Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 and Matera 2019 European Capital of Culture. He is a consultant for numerous Italian and foreign administrations in the field of cultural planning. He teaches Place attractiveness & Big events at the IULM in Milan and the Organisation of big events on the Communicare lo sport master’s at the Catholic University of Milan; he also coordinates the master’s diploma in Transdisciplinary Design at the IED in Milan.