Speakers

Read the full bios of the international speakers that will participate to the event.

Marco Alverà

CEO at Snam, Europe's largest gas utility, he is one of the world's leading expert in the field of sustainable energy. He also serves as president of GasNaturally, a European partnership in the gas value chain.

Umberto Ambrosoli

Born in Milan in 1971 and graduated in Law with a dissertation on "Cyber crime in the Italian banking system", Umberto Ambrosoli is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banca Aletti SpA, the private bank of the BancoBPM Group.

Sandra Batten

Sandra is a senior research economist at the Bank of England. She focuses on the effects of climate change on the economy.

Giovanni Fosti

President of Fondazione Cariplo since 28 May 2019, he is Associate Professor of Practice of Government, Health and Not for Profit at SDA Bocconi School of Management, where he also serves as Director of Education for Government & Non Profit.

Adam Greenfield

Adam Greenfield is a London-based writer and urbanist. His most recent book, Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life, was published in 2017.

Winy Maas

Winy Maas is co-founder and principal architect of MVRDV, an interdisciplinary award-winning Dutch practice set up by Maas alongside Jacob van Rijs and Nathalie de Vries in 1993. He is the guest-editor of Domus 2019.

Corrado Passera

A top executive and civil servant, Corrado Passera is one of the most prominent protagonists of Italian civil society in recent decades.

Alice Rawsthorn

Design critic, best-selling author and founding member of the Writers for liberty campaign for human rights, she has been a speaker at events such as TED and the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Vandana Shiva

An environmentalist and anti-globalist political activist, she is one of the most influential and provocative thinkers in the world. She is the author of more than twenty books and is a member of numerous scientific committees and international organizations.

Marco Tronchetti Provera

A former president of Italian telecommunications giant Telecom Italia, he is presently executive vice president and Ceo at Pirelli