Eleonora Cogo

Singularity Expert:

Eleonora is Senior Scientific Manager in the Climate Simulation and Prediction division at the Foundation Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC). She is a member of the Italian delegation and EU team of negotiators at the UN climate negotiations (UNFCCC), which led to the Paris Agreement in 2015. She is also a Board Member of the Adaptation Fund (UNFCCC) and Advisory Board Member of the Lifeboat Foundation. With over 10 years of experience working with businesses and governments, Eleonora has gained a unique perspective on the challenges and the potential opportunities created by climate change.She holds a degree in Environmental Engineering from Trento University and a MSc in Environmental Management from Aalborg University. In 2016, she completed an MBA at IE Business School. In 2017, she won Italy’s Global Impact Challenge and participated in Singularity University’s Global Solutions Program in Silicon Valley.