Carmelo has experience in non-formal education based on creative thinking and social entrepreneurship. His educational background resides in the field of social business and corporate social responsibilities. He is a member of Libera in Italy, the most important association that fight against the mafia and criminal organisations, where he is a project manager and coordinator of different projects in education and social entrepreneurship fields. Carmelo is also a member and a group facilitator in the Community Education on-line forum of “Fondazione CON IL SUD”. He wrote and coordinated different projects in the field of education, financed from this private foundation. He is a member of the Salto-Youth platform – the international network of trainers involved in European projects of youth education. In the last 10 years, he had the opportunity to work with several organisations as a trainer and facilitator. During his studies he was member of the student organization AIESEC as well. His passion is travelling and photography, in free time he likes to cook and in the winter time he loves surfing whit snowboard.