Giulio Quaggiotto

Advisor – Alianza europea por el clima

Giulio is currently the Community Director at Climate-KIC, the main climate innovation initiative in the European Union, after having worked as Advisor to the Prime Minister of the Arab Emirates. He was director of the Jakarta Lab of Global Pulse, United Nations, flagship in innovation initiatives of the General Secretariat of United Nations in relation to public policies related to Big Data. He also established the first United Nations innovation practice focused on Eurasia.
Giulio’s experience in Development also includes a period in WWF and in the World Bank.

In Nesta, the Foundation for Global Innovation, Giulio managed the Innovation Skills team, being responsible for implementing innovation strategies in the public sector and the development sector. His interests range from user-focused innovation to social innovation. He is a regular speaker at international conferences on the intersection of social innovation, technology and international development.