Marino Cavallo has a relevant experience in the economic sector and he developed many analysis and studies about the relations between social and economic issues (considering the role of ICT technology and New Media).
He worked for over 20 years in Local and Territorial Authorities in Italy. In this period he achieved knowledge and experiences about public administration, innovation processes, projects to stimulate local and regional development. Moreover, he started successful activities for the managing of European Projects and Programmes of interregional cooperation between the different countries of EU. Marino is Head of the Department Research, Innovation and Management of EU Projects in the Metropolitan City of Bologna (Italy).
During the last ten years, he was Adjunct Professor in the University of Bologna (IT) and University of Ferrara. He delivered courses in Business administration, Economy, Sociology, Communication methodologies. He wrote over ten books (several of this publication are translated in English or in other European languages) and many articles and papers in scientific reviews. Among the latest books, there are: “Projecting and promoting e-services”, “Green marketing and industrial areas”, “Macro Benchmarking Study. Practices in promoting sustainability in the SMEs and existing Gaps”, “Beyond Communication Society”. Finally, he is a journalist and had collaborations with newspaper and academic and professional reviews. He delivered courses and speeches in important European Universities: Sorbonne (France), Charles University (Czech Republic), Leipzig (German), Lund (Sweden), etc.
Marino considers a priority mission to give support to young people for their professional choices and promote better opportunities in the market labour.