2017 John Arthur Wilson Memorial Lecturer --
The 58th John Arthur Wilson Memorial Lecture will be presented
at the Annual Convention by Federico Brugnoli, CEO of SPIN
360 and COO of Synesis,
at 1:15 pm on
June 13, 2017.
Graduating in 1997 in Science and Technology for the Environment
at the University of Milan, Federico Brugnoli has always been an
entrepreneur in the field of advanced services on sustainability
and innovation. During the 16 years of his career,
Brugnoli has developed specific skills in: sustainability,
business management, management control, LCA, innovation,
research and development, quality management, certification, and
He works for manufacturing companies and
industrial associaitons at both national and EU level in
difference economic sectors: leather tanning, fashion, wood and
furniture, commerce, waste management. He has coordinated
several European projects with international partners in the
field of product and process innovation, environmental
sustainability of industrial production.
the technical coordinator of the European Sectoral Skills
Councils for 3 EU sectors ( Fashion, Commerce, Automotive).
He is a member of the technical secretariat for the Product
Environmental Footprint pilot for leather, realized under the
coordination of the European Commission.