WORK


2017 - ongoing

Co-founder, project lead and system designer of Codesign Toscana

Cultural association of professionals fostering conscious innovations and collaborative practices
through human-centred design approaches and citizen engagement.
 
 
2017 - 2018
Research Fellow at Design Research Lab

Working within the department of Philosophy of the University of Trento.
We apply Design Thinking methodology to facilitate and to transfer practical design knowledge
for the local productive and administrative system.


2017 
User researcher
at Doralab

User research on digital services: needfinding, in-field etnographic, usability test,
debriefing and concept design together with a multidisciplinary team.


2016
Design Thinking and innovation intern
at Design Thinking UniMoRe
Embedded Design Thinking project within the R&D department of BARILLA Group.
Product development within the R&D department of Barilla, Parma.
We designed and co-developed LEGUMOTTI.


 2014

Growth Intern at TechPeaks - The People Accelerator
Working with the startup Upendu: web platform for renting sport equipment.



SIDE WORK & PROJECTS


            

2016

Coordinator and codesign facilitator of ArtiJAM
Co-design jams aimed to rethink the traditional artisan in the new economy.


2015
Co-Founder and Product Owner at TALEE
Tech startup: mobile application to perform remote user research.
Selected project for the Italian JA-YE  2015 challenge.


2014

Researcher, Etnographer and Business Designer of HANDevice

Research thesis work in which I merged my passion for Design Thinking with my interests about
both ICT trends and innovative management techniques.



EDUCATION


2015   
University of Trento/Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies of Pisa

    MSc in Innovation Management (English language)
    Dissertation: ICT and Design Thinking for Micro-construction enteprises
Grade: 110/110

2012
University of Florence
    BA in Business Administration

    Dissertation:The Lean Thinking

2011
    University of Antwerp (English language)

Erasmus Exchange Program


2009
Tullio Buzzi Institute
 
  High School Diploma in Informatics