Marcella Atzori

Researcher and Advisor

Marcella Atzori is an academic researcher and advisor, among the international top experts in blockchain governance and GovTech applications.

Currently appointed by the Italian Minister of Economic Development as High-Level Expert for the drafting of a National Strategy on Blockchain and DLTs, with mandate on Public Administration services.

Dr. Atzori is specialized in technopolitics and alternative models of governance, with a focus on blockchain-based applications and decentralized architectures for Public Administration and e-government.

She is Member of the Advisory Board of the Blockchain & Society Policy Research Lab, hosted by the Institute for Information Law, at the University of Amsterdam and she works as Blockchain Advisor for various organizations, such as the European Commission, the European Parliament, the British Blockchain Association, the City Council of Turin, the Global Challenge Foundation, and more.

In 2018, Dr. Atzori joined the round table on blockchain and global governance at the World Economic Forum. She was also recognized by the UK All Party Parliamentary Group On Blockchain among the 40 top influencers in UK and among the 10 best in academia.