Our experts

Our team is highly interdisciplinary, with technical, scientific and humanistic expertise. We have a consolidated work experience in national and international complex partnerships.

Over time we have built an articulated network of collaborations with qualified experts and with technical-scientific partners.

The competences of our team

  • Decision support systems for the environment, energy, mobility and territory
  • Environmental and landscape analysis and assessment
  • Support for the design and implementation of policies, strategies, plans and programs
  • Planning and design of mobility and transport systems
  • IT tools, data processing and representation
Alessandro Lué

Head of unit Mobility and Decision aiding

Expert in:

  • Methods for decision aiding and for the evaluation of plans and projects
  • Optimization algorithms for transport
  • Design and implementation of sustainable mobility services
  • Intelligent transport systems

Degree in Environmental Engineering (1999)
PhD in Design (2015)
At Poliedra since 1999

Silvia Pezzoli

Head of unit Environmental sustainability

Expert in:

  • Programming and integrated design tools for land use transformations and the environment
  • Urban and territorial planning
  • Environmental assessment and monitoring of plans and programs
  • Landscape assessment of plans and projects
  • Geographic Information Systems

Degree in Territorial, Urban and Environmental Planning (2003)
Master in Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (2009)
At Poliedra since 2012

Expert in:

  • Methods for decision support and for the evaluation and monitoring of plans and projects
  • Definition and calculation of environmental indicators
  • Environmental assessment of the waste cycle and circular economy tools

Degree in Environmental Engineering (2007)
At Poliedra since 2008

Silvia Arcari

Expert in:

  • Methodological and procedural aspects of strategic environmental assessment and environmental impact assessment
  • Environmental assessment of urban and territorial plans
  • Analysis and management of georeferenced databases and GIS elaborations for planning

Degree in Environmental Engineering (1998)
At Poliedra since 2000

Chiara Bresciani

Expert in:

  • Traffic and road safety planning
  • Tools and methods for innovative mobility (new forms of intermodality and services in the passenger and freight sectors, electric mobility, shared mobility)
  • Management and development of EU projects

Degree in Civil Engineering (2000)
PhD in Territorial and Environmental Urban Planning (2006)
At Poliedra since 2009

Alessandra Cappiello

Expert in:

  • Methodological and procedural aspects of strategic environmental assessment and environmental impact assessment
  • Design of decision support tools for the environment and sustainable mobility
  • Evaluation of the environmental impacts of transport systems

Degree in Environmental Engineering (1998)
Master of Science in Transportation (2002)
At Poliedra since 1999

Elena Conte

Expert in:

  • Environmental and landscape assessment of plans, programs and projects
  • Enhancement of landscape and cultural heritage
  • Heritage education, museum education
  • Negotiated planning and support to Local Authorities
  • EU Structural Funds

Degree in Classics (2001)
Master in Analysis and Management of the Environment and Landscape (2002)
At Poliedra since 2008

Francesca Costa

Expert in:

  • Analyses and methodologies for sustainable mobility
  • Road safety analysis methods
  • Urban and territorial planning

Degree in Civil Engineering (2004)
PhD in Territorial Planning (2008)
At Poliedra from 2018

Mara Cossu

Expert in:

  • Methodological aspects and operational tools for strategic environmental assessment
  • Planning at urban and territorial scale
  • Territorial analysis and cartography

Degree in Architecture (2000)
Master in Bio-ecological Architecture and Sustainable Technologies for the Environment (2005)
PhD in Territorial planning and policies (2011)
At Poliedra since 2008

Expert in:

  • Front-end web development
  • Web marketing and social media strategies
  • Tools for visual communication design
Master of Science in Product Design for Innovation (2018)
At Poliedra since 2019
Valeria Crespi

Expert in:

  • Methodological aspects of the environmental assessment of plans, programs and projects
  • Territorial analyses and elaboration of thematic maps using GIS systems
  • Monitoring of environmental effects: data analysis, design and evaluation of indicators

Degree in Environmental Engineering (2018)
At Poliedra from 2018

Expert in:

  • Product-service design
  • Design and creation of tools to facilitate collaboration processes between different figures in complex project teams
  • Creation of participatory activities and workshops with citizens and companies

Degree in Product Service System Design (2019)
At Poliedra since 2018

Giuliana Gemini

Expert in:

  • Design and management of participatory processes and e-participation
  • Decision support methods and tools for the involvement of actors in the choices for the territory and the environment
  • Methodological and procedural aspects of the strategic environmental assessment

Degree in Environmental Sciences (1999)
At Poliedra since 2009

Elena Girola

Expert in:

  • Environmental assessment and impact assessment of territorial, sectoral and EU funded plans and programs
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Design, organisation and facilitation of participatory processes
  • Territorial analysis using GIS systems

Degree in Environmental Engineering (2008)
At Poliedra since 2008

Gianluca Lentini

Expert in:

  • Climatology (past climate reconstruction and future projections)
  • EU projcts in the climatic, environmental and mobility fields
  • Scientific coordination of projects for the mountain environment
  • Scientific dissemination and training

Degree in Geological Sciences, Geophysical specialisation (2003)
At Poliedra since 2015

Federico Lia

Expert in:

  • Human Centered Design
  • Optimisation of transport systems
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of data and processes

Degree in Environmental Engineering (2009)
At Poliedra since 2009

Simona Muratori

Expert in:

  • Decision support systems for the environment and the territory
  • Methods and procedures for environmental assessment

Degree in Civil Engineering for Land Protection and Planning (1987)
At Poliedra since 1996

Roberto Nocerino

Expert in:

  • Feasibility studies for sustainable mobility services
  • Quantitative territorial analysis
  • Design of IT tools for sustainable mobility
  • Use of decision support systems for the management of participatory processes

Degree in Environmental Engineering (2008)
Degree in Agrotechnology for the Environment and the Territory (2013)
At Poliedra since 2008

Valerio Paruscio

Expert in:

  • Feasibility studies for sustainable mobility services
  • Optimisation of transport systems
  • Territorial analysis using GIS systems
  • Environmental assessment and monitoring

Degree in Environmental Engineering (2006)
At Poliedra since 2006

Expert in:

  • Territorial analysis and elaboration of thematic maps using GIS systems
  • Metapopulatin dynamics modelling and management
  • Scientific dissemination and training

Degree in Environmental and Land Planning Engineering (2018)
At Poliedra since 2019

Carlotta Sigismondi

Expert in:

  • Environmental assessment and monitoring of plans and programs
  • Analyses and evaluations on the themes of rural development and biodiversity
  • Tools and methods for participated local development
  • Tools for the sustainability of public administrations with attention to green procurement

Degree in Biological Sciences, Bio-ecology specialisation (1998)
Master in Environmental Management at a local scale (2003)
At Poliedra since 2005

Ferdinando Stanta

Expert in:

  • Regulation, organization and programming of public services (in particular railways and public transport)
  • Economic analysis, feasibility checks and elaboration of business plans
  • Training on economics and regulation of public services

Degree in Economics (1992)
Accountant and Auditor
At Poliedra since 1996

Paola Tresca

Expert in:

  • Optimisation of transport systems
  • Quantitative analysis of data and processes
  • Languages ​​and pseudolanguages ​​for mathematical programming

Degree in Mathematical Engineering (2017)
At Poliedra from 2018

Silvia Vaghi

Expert in:

  • Procedural and methodological aspects of strategic environmental assessment
  • Environmental and territorial analysis and reporting
  • Strategic planning and tools for local development
  • EU cohesion and rural development policies

Degree in Environmental Sciences (1999)
At Poliedra since 2005

Expert in:

  • Local and strategic urban planning
  • Citizens and stakeholders involvement in territorial and urban initiatives, restoration and regeneration projects
  • GIS for spatial management

BA in Geography (2012)
MSc in Urban Planning and Policy Design (2016)

Enrica Zucca

Expert in:

  • Environmental assessment of urban plans and territorial projects
  • Analysis and assessment of landscape aspects in planning processes
  • Representation of territorial phenomena
  • Environmental sustainability tools for local authorities and green procurement

Degree in Territorial, Urban and Environmental Planning (2005)
Master in Sustainable Development and Territorial Promotion (2007)
At Poliedra since 2009

Scientific advisor

Eliot Laniado

Expert in:

  • Environmental assessment and monitoring of plans and programs
  • Public decision-making processes and decision support systems
  • Methods and tools for multilevel governance
  • Environmental economics

Director of Poliedra until 2016

Professor at Politecnico di Milano (1978-2012)

Senior researcher at the Institute of Electronics, Computer and Telecommunication Engineering of the Italian National Research Council (1978-2013)

Gabriella Atzeni

Head of Administration

Fabiana Musi

Secretary

Federica Lamberti

Accounting

The members of the Board of Directors and of the Scientific Commitee of Poliedra are professors of Politecnico di Milano.