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Speaker: Mario Pansera

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Mario is a Research Fellow at the University of Bristol and a former Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research Fellow & Project Manager (I4S). He gained a PhD in Management at the University of Exeter Business School. His work is focused on the discourses of innovation and development with a particular interest for emerging and developing countries.
He earned a Master’s degree in Economics and Management of Innovation at the Polytechnic University of Madrid in collaboration with Autonomous University of Madrid and Complutense University in 2009. He also delved into Economic of Innovation and Science and Technology policy at Aalborg University in Denmark. His primary research interest is sustainable and ecological transition and the critique of the Development Discourse and Growth. He is particular interested in the dynamics of innovation in emerging economies, appropriate technologies and grassroots and social innovations.