Paolo Venturi

Individual researcher

CEO of AICCON – Research Centre on Social Economy and Non Profit Organizations

CEO of AICCON, the Italian Research Centre on Social Economy and Nonprofit Organizations promoted by the University of Bologna, the Italian co-operation movement and many Nonprofit organizations at national level.

I am member of the Scientific Board of SYMBOLA Foundation (Foundation for the promotion of Italian qualities); Board of Director Member of FITS! – Foundation for Social Innovation promoted by Banca Prossima; member of the Social Economy Commitee of the Italian Region of Emilia-Romagna; Expert Member of the GECES Sub-group on Impact Measurement; Expert Member of ICF GHK for the elaboration of the DG Employment, European Commission Study on Mapping of Social Enterprises and their Ecosystems in Europe. Furthermore, I take part at many development and project on Social Economy in cooperation with public entities, co-operative firms and banks. Fundraising expert, co-founder of the Italian Association of Fundraiser (ASSIF) and CEO of The Fund Raising School, the first Italian school of professional training on fund raising. Scientific coordinator of the Evaluation Commission of the management committee of the special fund on volunteering of the Emilia Romagna Region. Expert on social innovation, social economy, social entrepreneurship and civil economy.

I am author of many articles published on Italian Scientific Journals and Reviews and books on the topic of Third Sector, Civil Economy, Nonprofit Organizations, Hybrid Organizations.

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