Meet our 2022 distinguished personalities

Billy Choi

Billy Choi
Jury Member – Majored in Film Studies – Jeonju International Film Festival, Seoul International Woman’s Film Festival – KOFIC (Korean Film Council) and Korean Barrier Free Film Committee
(South Korea)

Carlo Federico dall’Omo
Carlo Federico dall’Omo, Ph.D. in Architecture, City, and Design from Università Iuav di Venezia, is an Architect and Urban Planner. He is the research manager and adjunct professor in Urban Design and Sustainability at Iuav. He supports and coordinates the development of the international network and the dissemination of IUAV research results with civil society and academia. He is currently a Research Associate at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), coordinator of the UNESCO Chair on Heritage and Urban Regeneration, European Climate Pact Ambassador and designated expert for Italy at UNFCCC.

Carmelo Marabello
Dean of Venice International University since April 2022. Carmelo Marabello is full professor of Film and Media Studies at the Università Iuav di Venezia in the Department of Architecture and Arts. Marabello teaches courses on Cinema and Contemporary Arts; Media Theory; Anthropology of Images; Expanded Cinema; Globalization and Media; Film, Lansdcape and Architecture.

Francesco Musco
He his the Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair on Heritage and Urban Regeneration.
Full professor in Urban Planning at the Department of Architecture and Arts – Università Iuav di Venezia. Director of the graduate degree programme in Planning and Policies for Cities, Territory and Environment and director of the Erasmus Mundus Master Course on Maritime Spatial Planning.

AValeria Tatano
Valeria Tatano is the Università Iuav di Venezia delegate of the rector for policies and actions related to inclusion, disability, and sustainability. She is the university contact for implementing the agreement of the Network of Universities for Sustainable Development (RUS) and the memorandum of understanding with the Veneto Region regarding promotion of green public procurement. Valeria Tatano graduated in Architecture from Iuav in 1989, holds a PhD in Architectural Technology from the Politecnico di Milano. She worked as a researcher from 1994 to 2002 and is currently a full professor of Architectural Technology at the University Iuav of Venice, where she teaches Technological Design.

Vittore Negretto
Vittore Negretto, trained as an architect, holds a PhD in resilience systems in urban design and planning. At the Iuav University of Venice, he is an adjunct professor in Cities and sustainable design and in Stormwater management. He is involved in research activities as research manager on urbanism and its interactions with the effects of climate change and sustainability in general. He is currently a Research Associate at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), a member of the Planning & Climate Change Lab (PCCL) and the International Urban Resilience Academy (IURA), and founder of Marine Planners (MP).

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