Ilaria holds a degree in law from the University La Sapienza, Rome. She has worked for six years for GfK Eurisko on social research for clients such as the OECD and Bank of Italy. Since 2012 she has been active in corporate and institutional communication and in public affairs for Italian and international companies operating in strategic market sectors, such as telco, ICT and renewable energies. In 2012 and 2018 she worked as consultant for some important projects of the Italian Government on school digitalization and internationalization of national companies abroad. She has collaborated with some Italian newspapers writing about startups, technological innovation and Industry 4.0. She joined ICONS in 2020 and she is currently in charge of project management and communication activities of some EU-funded projects.