The Leonardo Group is a group of inspirational figures who defy traditional boundaries. Bringing together thought leaders from science, technology, business, the arts, media and culture, Leonardos are committed to creating change and to attracting a new generation of flexible thinkers to engage creatively with science and technology.
The Leonardo Group helps the Science Gallery achieve its mission to ignite creativity and discovery where science and art collide.
Science Gallery Venice Leonardos
Adriaan Eeckels – JRC SciArt Project Leader
Alexia Boro – Director of Communications and External Affairs at Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Alvise Perosa – Professor at the Department of Molecular Sciences and Nanosystems at Ca' Foscari University
Andrea Brunello – Founder of Jet propulsion Theatre Project, scholar, playwright, actor, director and pedagogue
Beatrice Mautino – Science communicator, author and science exhibitions manager, co-founder at FRAME
Caroline Bouguereau – Sci-artist inspired by natural curiosities, by the organic world or more generally by biological forms.
Daniela Ovadia – Neuroethicist, science journalist, Director of the Center of Ethics, Science and Journalism, Co-director of the Neuroscience and Society Lab, University of Pavia
Daniele Lago – Chief Executive Officer & Head of Design at Lago S.p.A.
Emanuela Bonini – Professor of Communication design at Iuav University of Venice
Ernesto Ciorra – Chief Innovability Officer at Enel Foundation
Fernanda De Maio – Professor of architecture and urban design at Iuav University of Venice
Giorgio Arcara – Cognitive Research Coordinator of the Magnetoencephalography Laboratory at San Camillo Hospital, Venice
Gloria Vallese – Professor of Art History, Coordinator of the Degree in New Technologies for the Arts at the Accademia di Belle Arti, Venice
Jacopo Pasotti – Award-winning journalist, photographer, writer, science communicator and trainer
Luc Steels – Scientist, artist, Director of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Founder of the Sony Computer Science Laboratory in Paris
Marzia Mazzonetto – Consultant in the fields of public communication of science, public engagement, participative and deliberative methods, open science and RRI
Massimo Warglien – Professor at the Department of Management and Director of the Center for Experimental Research in Management and Economics of Ca' Foscari
Mauro Bon – Head of research and scientific popularization at the Natural History Museum of Venice
Miriam Bertoli - Independent digital marketing consultant, professor and keynote speaker. Author of a best seller on digital marketing for SMB
Nicola Farronato – Founder and CEO at B-smark, founder at Back2Africa and Associazione B2A
Paolo Garbolino – Professor of Logic and Philosophy of Science at Iuav University, Venice
Paolo Zavagna – Performer and professor of Electroacoustic music performance practice at Conservatory of Music "B. Marcello", Venice
Pietroluigi Genovesi – Human Resources Department, Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, Venice
Roberta Gregori - Strategic Planning Officer at the European Space Agency (ESA)
Roberto Bonzio – Curious Journalist and Multimedia Storyteller with Italiani di Frontiera
Silvia Bencivelli – Journalist, science writer, author and radio/TV presenter
Stefano Coletto – Curator at the Istituzione Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa
Virginia Dal Cortivo – Corporate, Partnership, Events Manager at Palazzo Grassi, Venice