Mr. Clemente Fuggini
Mr. Clemente Fuggini (MSc, PhD, Professional Engineer, PRINCE2® Foundation Certified)
Civil engineering with +15 years’ proven experience in risk engineering, disaster risk reduction, vulnerability and resilience of buildings and infrastructures.
In the last ten years, he has been involved in several International research & innovation projects, acting as project partner in +150M€ funding projects and managing as Project Coordinator +20 M€ funding.
Mr. Fuggini is currently Head of Research and Innovation for the Infrastructure Business Unit of RINA. As such he oversees all R&D&I activities of the Business Unit with emphasis to Transport Infrastructure, Risk and Resilience Engineering, topics on which he has acted as R&D Programme Manager for RINA in the past years.
Among the others, he has been the Innovation Manager of the H2020 security project EU-CIRCLE (Critical Infrastructure resilience to climate change) and the Business Innovation Manager of the H2020 transport project RAGTIME (Transport infrastructure risk-based asset management). Currently he is the Coordinator of the H2020 Critical Infrastructure project SecureGas (Security and Resilience of the EU Gas Critical Infrastructure) and RINA Project Manager in the H2020 Critical Infrastructure projects INFRASTRESS (Security and Resilience of Sensitive Industrial Sites and Plants) and FORESEE (Resilience of Transport Infrastructure against extreme events).
Mr. Fuggini acting as Coordinator of the Infrastructure & Mobility Committee of the European Construction Technology Platform (ECTP). In addition he has been contributed to several strategic EU publications, including Strategies for Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Europe (issued by the European Environmental Agency). Finally, Mr. Fuggini is author of +70 papers published in peer-reviewed journals, books and conference proceedings.