Journalist, essayist, and educator. She is passionate about the technologies and social issues. She strong believe in social innovation and she has been in international cooperation for many years. Lecturer at the University of Turin and Italian Institute for the International Politics Studies. She authored several e-books and is the director of VpS since 95. She won several awards including Social Affair Journalists and Sodalitas Social Innovation.
Francesca De Filippi
An architect, researcher, and director of the Center for Research and documentation in technologies, architecture and cities in developing countries within the Politecnico di Torino. She has dealt for some years with collaborative mapping for social inclusion and community participation to urban regeneration processes.
She belongs to CSP where she deals with innovation in ICT used for educational purposes. She collaborates to European projects about online learning, even by means of videogames.
Director of the Dschola association and president of Media And Learning, she contributed to the start-up of the Italian chapter of Global Voices Online.