Scientific Committee

The Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags Scientific Committee is a team made up of 5 professionals (2 permanent members and 3 temporary members) who come from prestigious, international businesses and who operate in areas which are transversal to the fashion industry, in communication, innovation and sustainability. 

The Scientific Committee is the main entity in charge of the development and innovation of the fair and of all the initiatives and content related to the Expo Riva Show training and dissemination project, an in particular: 

IDEAS AND PROJECTS

  • to identify new scenarios and areas of investigation and development aimed at maintaining the strategic role of Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags within the global panorama of volume footwear, leather goods and accessories

  • to develop strategies that take into account sustainable growth all the way along the value chain (health, well-being and safety of people and communities, respect and protection of rights, local development, the environment and efficiency in the use of resources, integrity, transparency and innovation).

RELATIONAL ACTIVITIES AND THEMATIC AND SCIENTIFIC EVENT CONTENT 

  • to suggest relevant and topical issues for the sector by involving keynote speakers, industry operators, entrepreneurs and consultants able to contribute to the knowledge, study and interpretation of new trends.


ENRICO CIETTA
ENRICO CIETTAPRESIDENT
MATTEO PASCA
MATTEO PASCAVICE PRESIDENT
ALBERTO MATTIELLO
ALBERTO MATTIELLOMEMBER in charge of INNOVATION
ELLEN SCHMIDT-DEVLIN
ELLEN SCHMIDT-DEVLINMEMBER in charge of INTERNATIONAL SOURCING
ROSSELLA RAVAGLI
ROSSELLA RAVAGLIMEMBER in charge of SUSTAINABILITY