Curriculum

CURRICULUM

2018 – Current

Press agent

European Parliament

I work with Italian media to tell Europe to the people.

2017 – 2018

Digital media consultant

Rai Cultura

I am a digital media consultant working on strategies for Rai’s cultural social media.

2017 – 2018

Tv Writer

Rai Italia

I am an author of tv show Community for Italians living abroad.

2015 – 2018

Professor

NID – Nuovo Istituto del design

I teach documentary filmaking. Class covers theoretical and practical topics (from history of documentary and videoreportage to the pre-production of a short documentary) for students graduating in photography.

2015 – 2017

Journalist

Petrolio – Rai 1

I worked for the Italian journalistic tv-show “Petrolio” as freelance journalist. I pre-produce, produce and host short documentaries about economy and innovation.

2014 – 2015

Correspondent

Vice Italia

I worked as host and journalist at Vice for 1 year. I hosted and assisted research and production of 3 episodes for the second season of Vice on Sky Tg24.

2014 – 2015

Correspondent

Vice Italia

I worked as host and journalist at Vice for 1 year. I hosted and assisted research and production of 3 episodes for the second season of Vice on Sky Tg24.

2011 – 2014

Co-founder and author

Il Bureau

ilbureau.com is a blog I co-founded. We worked on infographics and articles about Italian politics and culture. We also produced short videos with animated infographics and short documentaries.

2013 – 2014

Journalist

Servizio Pubblico e Announo

Servizio Pubblico was an Italian journalistic tv show. I reported stories about politics and economics. I also supported its casting team’s activities and worked for the spin-off Announo.

2013 – 2013

Assistant account executive and content creator

Edelman

As assistant account executive I was responsible for supporting account teams in daily activities. I worked in various consulting processes, including public engagement, brand engagement, social media campaigns, paid search, stakeholder analysis, and I supported account teams in the execution of these processes for clients. I created videos and presentations and supported Edelman Italy’s self-marketing activities.

2012 – 2013

Press agent

European Parliament

Thanks to the Schuman Scholarship – Journalism option I worked as an intern pr at Rome EPIO (European Parliament Information Office. I did daily press reviews and collaborated to the organization of EP events in Rome.

2012 – 2012

Journalist

Il Messaggero

Il Messaggero is a newspaper with local and national issues. I worked as a free-lance journalist for the website. I wrote articles about digital startups and culture.

2012 – 2012

Journalist

GR 2 – Radio Rai

I worked for a month as an intern for the daily radio news of Radio2. Radio2 is an Italian radio channel operated by the state-owned public-broadcasting organization RAI. It is specialized in talk programmes and popular music. As intern I supported the editing of the morning, afternoon and evening radio news broadcasting.

2012 – 2012

Journalist

Televideo – Rai

I worked for a month as an intern for Televideo website. Televideo is the teletext service broadcast on all RAI television channels in Italy, and also available in its entirety on the internet. I supported the editing of web articles.

2011 – 2011

Journalist

Il Giorno

ilgiorno.it is a website related to the local newspaper Il Giorno in Milan. I was an intern (2 months) and covered daily news writing articles and creating videos.

2006 – 2009

Journalist

Piacere Magazine

Piacere Magazine is a local free-press. I worked as external contributor/freelance on stories from Umbria.

2008 – 2008

Journalist

European Parliament

I was an intern in Brussels. I was specialized in web communication and social media managing.

2006 – 2008

Journalist

Umbriacity – E-Generation

umbriacity.it is a website dedicated to local news based in Perugia. I was an intern and, from late 2006, I became a freelance contributor.

EDUCATION

2014

Film directing

Ass. I 400 colpi

I took two classes with Italian movie director Mirko Locatelli. The purpose was to understand the basis of directing actors and approaching European fiction productions.

2011-2012

Journalism

Perugia Graduate School of Journalism

I specialized in broadcasting journalism but I also loved the web journalism classes because I was interested in how diverse contents (the ones I learnt to produce in tv and radio classes) can converge in only one media. This is why, while I was studying, I co-founded the website ilbureau.com.

2011

Political philosophy and media

University of California – Berkeley

I attended a summer session and took two classes: American Media & Global Politics; Property & Liberty.

2010

Political science

University of Perugia

I earned a Master’s Degree in Political Science and Government. My final dissertation was on the freedom of association – Comparative Law. 110/110 cum laude.

2009

American law and political philosophy

Grand Valley State University – Michigan

I attended a fall semester and studied American Constitutional Law; Comparative Democratization; Social and Political. GPA: 4.000/4.000

2008

Political science

University of Perugia

I earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. My final dissertation was on the International Criminal Court in Darfur – International Law. 110/110 cum laude.

2005

Computer literacy

ECDL Foundation

I earned the European Computer Driving Licence certification.

2003

Classical studies

Liceo classico Jacopone da Todi

My secondary education was in Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics.

AWARDS

2015

Mention

DIG Award

Vice episode “Archeologia criminale” was screened at the DIG Award as one of the remarkable journalistic works of the year.

2013 – Current

First Prize

Associazione Servizio Pubblico

Generazione Reporter is an award for young reporters. In order to fund ilbureau.com I entered the contest and won the first prize with the video “I pugni in tasca”, a story about young Italian farmers.

2013

First Prize

Ass. Servizio Pubblico

Generazione Reporter is an award for young reporters. I won the first prize with the video “I pugni in tasca”, a story about young Italian farmers.

2012

First Prize

European Commission

EC “Journalism Award for Schools of Journalism’s Students” is a journalism award of the European Commission Representation in Italy. I won the first prize with a teamwork about how Italy uses EU funds for agriculture.

2012

First Prize

Ass. Il Grande Vetro

“Sergio Pannocchia” is a journalism award for sport related articles. I won the first prize reporting the story of Mario Valentini, the Italian coach for the Italian paralympic cycling team.

2012

Scholarship

European Parliament

“Schuman scholarship” – Journalism option is a paid five-month scholarship given by the European Parliament for vocational training and for learning. It is given to EU young citizens with a relevant degree that can also demonstrate strong written and research skills, preferably in published work.

2012

Special mention

Camera di Commercio di Perugia

“Raccontami l’Umbria – Stories on Umbria” is a journalism award for reporters who covered stories about Umbria. I was awarded with a special mention for a video about Umbrian artisans and craftsmen.

2003

Scholarship

Franco Todini srl

Franco Todini scholarship is a high school merit aid and it is given to Todi students who have had the top marks at the end of each school year.

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VIDEO SKILLS

Research

Production

Host

Video Editing

Post Production

Directing

WRITING SKILLS

TV Journalism

Web Journalism

Short Essay

Fiction Novel