Mariano Iadanza is currently the person responsible for the Business Incubation Centre in Città della Scienza. He is in charge of the supervision of the processes related to the incubation and acceleration of innovative SMEs, the High Training courses in themes related to Future Emerging Technologies and the European Grants Office.
He is the Coordinator of the Design and Research in Advanced Manufacturing (D.RE.A.M:). FabLab, a competence Centre based on Industry 4.0. As Responsible of Advanced Training, he is also in charge of the DREAM Academy, a post-graduate Training Programme entirely based on computational design, additive manufacturing, digitisation processes.
He has a 15-year experience in domains such as internationalization of SMEs, European territorial cooperation, Research and Innovation programmes, Financial Engineering Instruments. As part of his professional experience, he had the chance to develop projects and networks with Middle Eastern Countries, European Union member states, China, Iran and Sub-Saharan countries.
He worked as project manager for several public and private Institutions and carried out programmes devoted to the Technological Auditing, Aerospace, Biochemical Industry, Cultural Heritage, Sustainable environment and circular economy.
He serves as volunteer in Kenya and Uganda and is currently member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement as Chief Leader in his local hometown.