Federica Appiotti

Curriculum vitae

Federica Appiotti, PhD, Post-Doc researcher, PhD in Civil and Environmental Protection at the Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy, with a thesis focusing on the effects and impacts of climate change at local scale and on the identification of strategies, useful to the Local Civil Protection, to prevent and mitigate this effects. Since 2013 he has been a research fellow at the Department of Design and Planning in Complex Environments of the IUAV University of Venice with a series of projects focused on the integration of the concepts of risk, resilience and adaptation in spatial planning. His research themes are those of Planning and Disasters, with particular attention to the concept of resilience of social and territorial systems. In accordance with its research themes, it is an active part in several European projects.