Arianna Mazzeo

Arianna Mazzeo is the Director of Global Social Impact Network, Zurich as well a Visiting Professor at Harvard University. Her work stresses the social aspects of technology in complex urban environments researching through design and the arts. Involved in European Innovation Projects since 2000, she is the Harvard Ambassador of the initiative IDEAL Society for Europe and Latin America and leads the "Impact through Design" International Initiative in design education and applied research using the UN Sustainable development goals (UN SDGs) to unlock new creative ways of learning. She has worked in Cameroon, Mexico, Turkey, Armenia, and South Africa on social digital innovation programs and local government policy agenda, in order to re-design and re-think design education through open educational resources (OER) and new learning formats for social impact.