Palo Alto

Shapers Profile:

Outgoing Curator: 

Andrea Carafa

Hub: 
Title: 
Founder & CEO
Organization: 
ArtsUp
Contact:
About me:

Andrea Carafa is the Founder & CEO of ArtsUp, and has been a fellow and resident entrepreneur at Stanford University. Formerly he was an EU Marie Curie fellow in technology for social impact, worked at Grenoble-EM and the European Commission, and was a visiting fellow at Bocconi University, GSI and CERN, where he inspired an experimental platform to spot technologies that can have significant societal impact. Andrea represented the European Students Forum at the United Nations, founded Green Young Economy, and contributed to shape Future Earth and the UN Rio+20. Trained in several countries, he speaks 6 languages and has been a public speaker and contributor at international organizations, such as the UN, World Economic Forum and the European Commission, as well as conferences focused on innovation, millennials and social impact, such as the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.

Expertise: 
Business and Innovation | Entrepreneurship | Arts and Culture | Science and Technology