Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna is the regional association of the Chambers of Commerce of Emilia- Romagna, gathering 7 local chambers in one of the most developed and active EU regions. It is Member of Eurochambers, partner in the SIMPLER Consortium of EEN network (www.simplernet.eu), it also operates as a regional economy and labour observatory (market analysis, research and studies,
forecasts, databank, etc.).
The 7 Chambers of commerce represented by Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna gather around 400.000 companies.
Among the various activities carrier out by Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna, it should be underlined the coordination of the regional chambers of commerce dual-training systems’ — learning and working and job orientations programmes for students, in cooperation with the Regional School Office.
Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna is also member of the Emilia-Romagna Regional Craftsmanship Commission. The Commission, provided by art. 5 of the regional law 09 February 2010, n. 1 of Emilia-Romagna (rules for the protection, promotion, development and enhancement of craft enterprises), is the body for the protection and representation of crafts sector and it is based in the Emilia-Romagna Regional Government. Due to its role in learning and working and job orientations programmes for young people as well as for craft companies related matters, Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna can add the MOSAIC Project its expertise in studying vocational training companies needs, collecting and analysing data from companies through digital surveys and an observatory on the demands from them (Excelsior database), sharing best practices with the partners’ project concerning dual training systems and craft sector, contributing to design training programmes, evaluating trends relating to craft companies, disseminating the project’s results.
Deputy Secretery-General and Chief Economist of Emilia-Romagna Economic research department. As an economist he has been carrying out various surveys, reports, and analyses on the Emilia-Romagna economy. He is responsible for the economic Observatories managed by the Emilia-Romagna Regional Government and Unioncamere Emilia-Romagna. He published various articles on economic matters in the economic specialised press, such as “Il sole 24 ore”, as well as in the trade-organisations newspapers; he is the author of economic dossier contained in the yearly Report of Emilia-Romagna Economy.
He has contributed to the fine-tuning of “Excelsior” national survey on the need for qualified workers, carried out by the Chambers of commerce in cooperation with the Italian Ministry of Labour. He has cooperated in the framework of “Supporting Enterprises Towards APPrenticeship” Erasmus +KA3 project.