PIERO PELIZZARO

Milan Smart City, Urban Resilience and Climate Adaptation Specialist Climalia @

Currently he is Project Manager at the Municipality of Milan for the H2020 Lighthouse project Sharing Cities and he is member of the Milan Municipality Working Group that is in charge to
develop the Urban Resilience Strategy. He also supports the Italian Ministry of Environment Land and Sea in delivering training activities on Urban Adaptation Policy to Climate Change. He is also member of the European Commission Mayors Adapt Practitioners Work Group and Member of FiRe 2016 Implementation Working Group at Climate Policy Initiative. He is member of the Advisory Board of the EU FP7 Ramses Project that aims to structure a cost\benefit analysis methodology for Urban Adaptation Plans.
He has extensive expertise in projects financed by the European Commission, including the LIFE+project BlueAP Bologna Local Urban Environment Adaptation Plan for a Resilient City (Senior Expert), LIFE+ RECOIL Recovered waste cooking oil for combined heat and power production (Technical Director), MED Greenpartnerships as Senior Expert and MED ZeroCO2 Small communities for big changing.
He further specialised in Urban Resilience, Environmental Economic Accounting, Energy Scenario and Climate Change Impact Models through his working experience at the Stockholm Environment Institute – Tallinn Office. In past years he collaborated with EU MP, Umberto Guidoni.