Emanuele Di Francesco

Communications and Events Manager

Emanuele is Communications and Events Manager at the World Resources Forum Association, where he is responsible for the coordination of the WRF conferences, the communication activities of the organisation and projects-related dissemination tasks.

With an academic background in economics and philosophy, Emanuele has been active in the field of circular economy innovation, as co-founder of an Italian start-up working on a vertical farming technology and as enabler for open innovation projects between corporates and start-ups internationally.

Emanuele is an experienced event organizer, a communication coach for start-ups and is also founder and editor of Circular Conversations, an independent online media platform working at the intersection of science, entrepreneurship, art and community engagement.