Executive Body

Executive Body

The executive body for the project is the Mantova Campus of the Politecnico di Milano.
The Director of the project and head of research is Professor Federico Bucci, pro-rector of the Mantova Campus, Politecnico di Milano


Scientific Committee

The scientific committee is the policy-making and coordination body presided over by the chair holder Federico Bucci - Curriculum Vitae


Elisa Valero, Universidad de Granada, Spain

Marcela Hurtado, Universidad Técnica Federico Santa Maria, Chile

Federico Butera, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Jean-Philippe Garric, Université Paris-1, France

Yarom Vardimon, Shenkar College, Israel

Jian Long Zhang, CAPU-Tongji University, China

Guillermo Aranda-Mena, RMIT-Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia

George Zillante, University of Adelaide, Australia

Eduardo Souto de Moura, Porto, Portugal



The board has members belonging to the Politecnico di Milano.

  • Barbara Bogoni
  • Maria Cristina Loi
  • Elena Mussinelli
  • Luigi Fregonese
  • Angelo Lorenzi
  • David Palterer


Supporting Bodies

  • University of Mantova Foundation
  • Mantova Community Foundation
  • Cariplo Foundation

UNESCO Chair Mantova Office

With the setting up of the Chair, an office has also been set up with responsibility for coordinating and organising the correlated activities.


Mantova UNESCO Chair Office, Mantova Campus, Politecnico di Milano
T +39 (0)376 317001
E unescochair.mantova@polimi.it
W www.unescochair.mantova.polimi.it