European Space Agency (ESA)Italian Delegate

Silvia Ciccarelli is Italian Delegate to the ESA Human Spaceflight, Microgravity and Exploration Programme Board. She works in the “Strategies and Industrial Policy” Unit at the Italian Space Agency (ASI) and she is in charge of fostering and supporting ASI initiatives of international cooperation for the Italian Space Industry. In the previous years she promoted and managed national activities in the European Commission Horizon 2020 Configuration Space as well as ASI industrial policy initiatives to support competitiveness of Space Small and Medium Enterprises. She holds a Ph.D. and a Master degree in Economics from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”.