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Director of the think tank Vision

Francesco Grillo

Francesco Grillo is the Director of the think tank Vision. Together with Vision he leads a number of projects on the impact of the Internet on Society, social innovation, the future of universities, and smart cities. He is the author of many scientific articles. His latest books (2019) are “Democracy and Growth in the 21st century: the diverging cases of China and Italy” edited by Springer Nature and “Lezioni Cinesi” edited by Solferino RCS. He has been a Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Internet Institute and Academic Visitor at St. Antony’s College (University of Oxford), as well as Advisor to the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities, and Research. Currently, he is an Associate at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa and teaches and at the University of International Business Economics in Beijing. . He is also a columnist for Corriere della Sera, Linkiesta, and The Guardian, and a regular guest on La7, SkyTG24, and RaiNews24.


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