Founder and Co-chair
Engineer, musician and philanthropist, Mario has been working for several years on market analysis of the telecommunication and internet markets in Europe. In the late 90s he authored several strategic studies for the European Commission in this field. In the following years he helped design and develop new strategies for the public communication of scientific innovation and managed several EU-funded projects, notably under FP7 and H2020. He is currently Co-chair of ICONS and responsible for the overall strategic guidance.