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Mario Calvo-Platero

Journalist

New York based journalist Mario Calvo-Platero is the American columnist for Il Sole 24 Ore and hosts a daily Radio talk show called America24. He has extensively covered the Internet revolution and the growth of social media, working himself in a development of Internet Sites and software platforms ad head of the American office of Il sole 24 Ore. He chairs the Palazzo Strozzi Foundation USA, is a member of the New York based Council on Foreign Relations and of the London Institute for International and Strategic Studies and, he holds degrees in Economics from the University of Turin, won a Fulbright scholarship and has a Master in International Relations from Columbia University.