Dario Carrera


PhD in Public Administration and Management, thesis on “Creating social entrepreneurs. From civil society movements to social innovation: the role of the social enterprise incubators and centres for social innovation”, University of Rome Tor Vergata. Research Fellow in Social Innovation and Impact Economy and Contract Professor in Startup Creation at Link Campus University of Rome. Member of the global network for social innovation Impact Hub, co-founder of the centres Impact Hub Milan and Impact Hub Rome. In 2013-14 member of the Italian Groupe d'Experts de la Commission sur l'Entrepreneuriat Social (GECES), appointed by the Italian Minister of Labour and Social Affairs. In 2012 advisor to the Italian Ministry of Education and Innovation, consulting on the issues related to the Digital Agenda for Italy and the adoption of national policies and initiatives for digital skills, ICT for social change and social innovation, including the first introduction of the Italian crowdfunding act. Curator of The Italian Social Innovation Agenda (Ministery of Education and Innovation), Social Innovation Cities (European Maker Faire - Rome) implementing co-design and co-creation processes. Former member and coach of Liberi Nantes ASD, sports association for refugees and forced migrants, supported – free of charge – by the UNHCR.