In October 2016 Leonardo Alfonsi started his new position as Project Officer for the HORIZON 2020 project PERFORM. He will be responsible for the communication and dissemination of this challenging project.
Many Eusea colleagues know Leonardo as a passionate and creative science communicator and a physicist, active in science communication projects development and management since 1998 at national and international level. He served as president of the European Science Events Association from 2012 to May 2016. Since 2004 he is director of events at Psiquadro, a non profit enterprise, where he runs science communication projects jointly developed with national and international Universities, Research Institutions, Science Centres and Museums and Cultural Institutions. Over the last fifteen years he developed his passion for science communication and his creativity conceiving science events, museums contents, schools activities, and collaborations with media. In 2015 he received the prize “Romeo Bassoli” for outreach activities awarded by the Italian Physical Society.