Alida Speciale

Graduated in Translation and Interpretation at the University of Lecce, Post-graduate Master in Marketing & Communication Management at Il Sole 24 Ore, three years of international experience in Brussels, supporting projects in the renewable energy space and with frequent contact with the main EU Energy and Climate Change referents. Actively participated to the project “Green Hydrogen Coalition” and with COGEN Europe (European Association for the promotion of Cogeneration). Alida has had the role of assisting the Director of the Communications agency CODECO – European Affairs and Progressive Communication managing the relations with media and European Institutions for the Foundation on Economic Trends of Professor Jeremy Rifkin. She supported the activities of communication and lobbying, organizing events and press conferences, research and report writing. She took part to the organization and the launch of ‘”University of Hydrogen” in Monopoli (Bari). Starting 2008 and until 2011 she worked for APER – Renewable Energy Producers Association, with responsibilities on communication and training activities. She is founding partner of eLeMeNS.