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Prof. Dr. Paolo Decuzzi

MINDED Principal Investigator

IIT Senior Researcher TT (TT2)

Paolo Decuzzi is the MINDED Coordinator and the Director of the Laboratory of Nanotechnology for Precision Medicine at IIT.


Valeria delle Cave

MINDED Programme Officer

IIT Media Relations and Digital Communications

Valeria delle Cave is the person in charge of science communication at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, where she works since 2010. She coordinates activities with the mass media, operates as senior science writer, gives support to the organization of public events and participates in the definition of IIT communication strategy.


Gabriele Ballero

MINDED Programme Officer

IIT Research Organization Directorate
Projects Office

Gabriele Ballero has a consolidated experience in managing and supervising research projects. He coordinates IIT Projects Office since 2009. The office manages a portfolio of over 250 external funded research projects, 138 of which financed by EU funding programmes as FP7 and H2020. Projects Office makes available highly qualified staff with experience in management from a scientific viewpoint as well as from an administrative perspective.


Nicholas Dring

MINDED Programme Officer

IIT Research Organization Directorate

Head of Digital at the IIT, responsible for internal and external graphic design and institutional websites. Digital office collaborates with other offices, departments and centres to create websites that help get the IIT message across to the world.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 754490.

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