Fiorenzo Galli

General Director - National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci of Milan

Since 2001 he is General Director of the National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci of Milan (Italy). Since 2007 he is Professor of Contemporary Museology at the Università degli Studi (Milan) and he teaches other regular and master courses in different Universities. He has worked in different positions in Confindustria (Italian Entrepreneurial Association) and Assolombarda (Association of firms in the Milan area), serving as a President of the lobby “Giovani Industriali” (Young Industrialists), member of the Executive Board and of the Presidential Committee, and member of the Board of the “Probiviri” of Assolombarda. He is a member of: the Kuratorium of the Deutsches Museum in Munich; the MIBAC National Committee for the 2019 Leonardo da Vinci celebrations (MIBAC – Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities); the National Work Group for “Expo Dubai 2020” with the presidency of the Head of the Department for Higher Education and Research of the MIUR – Ministry of Education, University and Research. Speaker at numerous international conferences, he has written over a hundred articles and contributions on scientific culture. He is author of the book “Milano e le sue rotte obbligate” (English edition: Notes on Sustainable Citizenship), 1st Italian National Science Communication Prize 2016. He has received many awards and merits in the cultural field. Born in Milan in 1955, Fiorenzo Galli holds a degree in Political Economics and Finance from the Università degli Studi – Milan. Married with two sons, officer of the Italian Alpine troops, he backs-up his entrepreneurial work with a long career in the family business in the electro mechanic sector.