Laura Martelloni is partner of LAMA Agency and Research & Innovation Area Manager since 2015, where she mainly develops research and innovation projects in thematic areas such as social innovation and social entrepreneurship, collaborative economy and ecosystems of innovation. She has 12 years of experience in designing and coordinating large-scale projects at regional, national and European level, working for cooperatives, associations, NGOs and Universities. In recent years, she has focussed on the design of innovative learning and capacity-building environments rooted in system thinking and inspired by communities of practice approaches, working in close collaboration with Universities, enterprises and innovation communities across Europe and beyond.
Since 2013, Laura is co-founder and member of the Management Board of Impact Hub Florence. She is also a Fellow at the P2P Lab.
Laura holds a Master in European Studies at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, a University Degree in Peace Operations, and she has attended several professional courses on cooperative learning, multicultural education and educational inclusion.