Director at ISINNOVA – Institute of Studies for the Integration of Systems of Rome. Before joining ISINNOVA in 1983, he has conducted research at NYU, where he worked with Nobel Prize winner Wassily Leontieff. He was the Coordinator of several EU research projects, in the 5th, 6th and 7th Framework Programmes, mostly in the fields of transport, energy, environment and urban governance issues. In this context, he was leading several participatory projects, involving panels of experts and citizens and aiming to raise the citizens awareness of science and technology prospects in the field of sustainable urban development (EU project RAISE:, sustainable urban transport (EU project MOVE TOGETHER: and sustainable water management (EU project AWARE: Carlo was also a leading researcher involved in the EU Project PACT – Transition to Post-Carbon Society, and he is currently a leading partner in the EU SSH project GLOBAL-IQ – Impacts Quantification of global changes“.