Mara Di Berardo, PhD, has been collaborating with The Millennium Project since 2007. She has become its Communications Director from July 2021 and is co-chair of the MP Italian node from 2017.
She is Communication Officer of the Foresight Europe Network from 2021, co-founder of the Italian Futurists Association in 2018 and consulting member of the Italian Institute for the Future from 2019.
Previously Research Fellow in Communication at the Institute for Applied Mathematics of the National Research Council of Italy (CNR), she is Technologist at the CNR Nanoscience Institute at the moment, where she manages communication of science for European and National research projects.
Mara Di Berardo has a PhD in Cultures, Languages and Politics of Communication, with a thesis about structured communication for social participatory planning, and a degree in Communication Sciences, with a thesis about e-government in Public Administrations.