SIMONA DE ROSA, PhD, senior researcher, T6 Ecosystems (Italy)
Simona holds a PhD in Economic Geography from the University of Rome La Sapienza and a degree in Political Science (110/110 cum laude) from the University of Naples L’Orientale. During her PhD she worked mainly on Network of Firms and forms of Proximity among SMEs with specific focus on innovation and innovative processes. She is currently working for T6 Ecosystems as Senior Researcher being involved in H2020 projects leading policy analysis and impact assessment activities. Having a specific interest in Media and ICT, Simona has structured and implemented the policy dialogue process for the I3 project also coordinating the definition of common policy recommendation for the sector signed by I3 and by the Coordination and Support Actions funded by the European Commission.