Francesco Saraceno is Deputy Department Director at OFCE-Sciences Po. He holds Ph.Ds in Economics from Columbia University and La Sapienza University of Rome. His main research interests include the relationship between inequality and macroeconomic performance, European macroeconomic policies, and the interaction between structural reforms, fiscal and monetary policies. He published in several international journals.
Marianna Salemi is a Senior Financial Analyst at the “Industrial Policies” management of Confindustria, where she is in-depth analysis of the infrastructural sector, with specific reference to the identification and monitoring of public and private financial resources and the timing of works’ realization.
She is also dealing with the following topics: “Urban Regeneration and territorial redevelopment” and “Building 4.0”.
Before joining Confindustria she served as Financial Analyst at several construction companies, both in Italy and abroad.
Ghassan Salamé served as the UN Secretary-General’s Special Representative (SRSG) and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), from 2017 until March 2020. In 2003, Mr. Salamé served as the Political Adviser to the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), where he played a crucial role in bringing together Iraqi factions. He was then appointed as Senior Adviser to the Secretary-General (2003-2007, 2012). In 2016, he joined the Commission on the Rakhine State (Myanmar) chaired by Kofi Annan. For most of his career, Mr.
Ester Sabatino è ricercatrice nel programma "Difesa" dello IAI, dove collabora principalmente a progetti relativi alla sicurezza e difesa a livello nazionale ed europeo. Laureata in Scienze Internazionali e Diplomatiche presso la Scuola di Scienze Politiche dell'Università di Bologna (Campus di Forlì), si è specializzata con un master di secondo livello in Esperti in Politica ed in Relazioni Internazionali dell'Università LUMSA, collaborando con lo IAI come assistente alla ricerca (2016-2017) e lavorando a progetti europei legati alla difesa.
Dr Christopher Sabatini is senior fellow for Latin America at Chatham House, and was formerly a lecturer in discipline in the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) at Columbia University.
Chris is also on the advisory boards of Harvard University’s LASPAU, the Advisory Committee for Human Rights Watch's Americas Division and of the Inter-American Foundation. He is also an HFX Fellow at the Halifax International Security Forum.
Counselor Fabio Rugge is a Senior Associate Research Fellow ISPI's Centre on Cybersecurity, in partnership with Leonardo. He is a diplomat currently working as Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the North Atlantic Council (NATO).
Alessandro Rubino is Lecturer in Economics at the University of Bari. Before completing his PhD in Energy Economics, he has worked at Ofgem as a Regulatory Economist. In addition, he has worked on the design and implementation of the incentive scheme for the national transmission system operator for gas and electricity. From June 2009 to July 2012, he has been a Research Assistant at the Florence School of Regulation (European University Institute) within the Robert Schuman Centre, a research unit specialised in applied economics.