Office: Bologna

Address: via C. Berti Pichat 6/2 - 40127 Bologna, Italy

Telephone: +39 051-0301622


Curriculum vitae


Eleonora Cogo is a Senior Scientific Manager in the Climate Simulation and Prediction division in Bologna. As a member of the Italian delegation, she participates in the UN climate negotiations (UNFCCC) which led to the Paris Agreement, and is a negotiator for the European Union. She co-chairs the EU Expert Group on Adaptation (EGA) and also supports the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) focal point for Italy.
Previously, she has worked as a Senior Project Manager on emission reduction projects (CDM) at Ecosecurities (subsidiary of J.P. Morgan) in Oxford and on emission trading schemes (EU-ETS) while at Bartucci SpA. She holds a degree in Environmental Engineering (Trento University) with a MSc in Environmental Management (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 at NASA Research Park in Silicon Valley.