During its board meeting of February 13th 2018, the board members of EAR-AER appointed Prof. Luigi A. Dell’Aquila as new board member and as coordinator of the European Funds Department.
“The newest board member embodies the spirit of community and bring more expertise. We are very fortunate to have Luigi by our side as we continue to strengthen the activities of the Academy, in particular within European Funds. ” Nelu Neacsu, EAR-AER President
Luigi A. Dell’Aquila has a ten-year scientific, didactic and professional experience in the field of Economics, Policies and Programs of the European Union. In this regard, he held – among the positions received in the sector mentioned – the role of member of the Scientific and Institutional Committee of the Umbria Research Agency and that of Didactic Coordinator of the Second Level University Master in Public Management promoted and organized by the University of Studies of Perugia in partnership with the High School of the Ministry of the Interior, based in Rome, and IRI Management S.p.A. (Italy).
More recently, he has been a member of the Technical Assistance Team at the Managing Authority of the Regional Operational Program (2007-2013) of the European Social Fund of the Calabria Region, and currently teaches as part of the Professional Training Course. on the subject of Strategies for Access, Management and Reporting of European Funds at the University of Studies “Magna Grecia” of Catanzaro and holds the position of Senior Expert in the field of Training and Consulting in the European Funding sector at EuroSystem Network Management S.r.L. of Rome (Italy).
Finally, he was Senior Advisor of the Technical Assistance Team for the Managing Authority and Certification of the Regional Operational Program (2014-2020) of the European Social Fund of the Abruzzo Region and is, currently, Project Manager, on behalf of the Municipality of Santa Severina (Italy), of the City Network Project – based on the “Europe for Citizens” Community Program – named “European Network for Social Integration of Entrepreneurship