Deputy General Manager at the Lombardy Region Directorate for Enterprise, Research and Innovation

Policy strategy and support measures in Lombardy: 14/11 – 09:45 – 10:30

Panel discussion and Q&A session with the audience: 11:10 – 11:50

Armando De Crinito graduated in Law at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan and Lawyer (with Italian license to practice law). He has a vast experience in activities concerning research and innovation policy framework, technology transfer and internationalization. He has developed a major know how on setting up management of large RTD projects and networks.
He has developed extensive Governmental, European and industry networks and has been involved in technology transfer and technology funding. More recently, he has taken on the management of several projects relating to ‘foresight and technology assessment’, and to support the Lombardy region in starting a program of the evaluation system to reward and to strengthen the excellences, to assure the adequacy of the offer, to promote the continuous improvement of the Lombardy research system and to foster interactions between research centers and industry.
Since May 2013 Deputy Director Enterprise, Research and Innovation and Head of the Unit Programming, Research and Innovation in Regione Lombardia.