Mario Bonaccorso is the Director of Spring. Italian Cluster of Circular Bioeconomy. He is also the founder of Il Bioeconomista, The First Bioeconomy Blog, and author of three books on the Bioeconomy. Graduated in Political Science at the University of Milan, he specialized in History of the European Integration at RWTH Aachen. He is a journalist and regular contributor to Renewable Matter, the International Magazine on circular economy and Bioeconomy.