Science journalist and editor, Center for Ethics in Science and Science Journalism (Italy)

Fabio Turone

Fabio Turone is editor in chief of the Agency Zoe based in Milan (working for several media, covering medicine, health, environment, innovation and research policy), and executive director of the Centre for Ethics in Science and Journalism. Since 2017 he is news correspondent from Italy of *Research Europe. President of the association Science Writers in Italy since its launch in 2009, and member since 2018 of the interim board of the European Federation for Science Journalism, he has been organizing science journalism schools and workshops in Italy and abroad, among others for UNESCO and for the EC Joint Research Centre. From 2012 to 2016 he co-directed the Erice International School of Science Journalism. In 2016-17 he was research fellow of the Knight Science Journalism Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is member of the organizing committee of WCSJ 2019 Lausanne, and co-chair of Communication. He is in charge of the next European Conference of Science Journalism, ECSJ2020 which will take place in Trieste in July 2020, right before ESOF2020.