Piero Dominici



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Primary Position & Institution:

Scientific Director, International Research and Education Programme on Human Complex Systems

Short Bio:

Prof. Piero Dominici, Fellow of the World Academy of Art & Science and Official Delegate to UNESCO, Ph.D. in Social Theory and Research (Sapienza University of Rome), teaches Sociology of Social Complexity and Intelligence, Networks, and Complex Systems at the University of Perugia. He currently performs activities of research, education, and consulting for public and private organizations, and has coordinated projects of national and international renown. As a scientific researcher, educator, author, and international speaker, his main areas of expertise and interest encompass (hyper)complexity, interconnectivity, interdisciplinarity and knowledge sharing in the fields of education, systems theory, technology, innovation, intelligence, security, citizenship and communication. Member of the MIUR Register of Revisers, (Italian Ministry of Higher Education and Research), of the European Complex Systems Society and Vice President of the WCSA (World Complexity Science Academy), he is also a standing member of several prestigious national and international scientific committees. He has participated as a speaker at national and international conferences, and he is the author of numerous essays, scientific articles, and books. He has a Ph.D. in “Social Theory and Research“ at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and, in the past, he won a Post-Doc Fellowships at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering of the University of Roma Tre.