Gianni Bonvicini

Position: 
Scientific advisor
Expertise: 
EU integration
EU institutions
CFSP
Italy's foreign policy
European Union

Gianni Bonvicini, expert in European issues and foreign policy, was born in Trento in 1943 and graduated in Political Science from the University of Florence in 1969. He is currently Scientific Advisor of the Rome-based Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) and chairman of the International Advisory Board of the Institute’s English-language foreign policy quarterly The International Spectator, edited by Routledge, UK. He is a member of several cultural and research associations (among which, the Tepsa (Trans European Policy Studies Association), Brussels; the Forum for Security Studies, Stockholm; the Executive Board and Steering Committee of LISBOAN; Erasmus Academic Network, Cologne; and the Scientific Committee of the Bruno Visentini Foundation, Rome) and journals (International Advisory Board of the European Foreign Affairs Reviews Lithuanian Political Science Yearbook, Europe’s World and Nowa Europa) in Italy and abroad. He is visiting professor in the Faculty of Political Science at Roma Tre University, as well as a columnist for various scientific publications, professional journals and newspapers. In 2010, he received the title of Commendatore, Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana, for his services to his country.
Posts held during his career include Director of the IAI, President of the Trento Cultural Institute; member of the Special Commission on Universities and Scientific Research of the Municipality of Trento, the Steering Committee of the Trento Development Agency, the Board of the University of Trento; consultant to the Research Department of the Trentino Alto Adige Regional Government and the Trento Provincial Government; drafter of the foreign policy platform of the Ulivo coalition and advisor on Europe to former Prime Minister Romano Prodi (1995-96); Visiting Professor in International relations at the Johns Hopkins University, Bologna Cemter (1981-2000).

Rapporto sulla politica estera italiana: il governo Renzi

Ettore Greco, Natalino Ronzitti, (ed.)
Roma, Nuova Cultura, July 2016, 155 p.
In: Quaderni IAI

La politica estera dell'Italia. Cinquant'anni dell'Istituto Affari Internazionali

Cesare Merlini, (ed.)
Bologna, il Mulino, 30 June 2016, 292 p.
In: Books

Building on the Past, Facing the Future

Gianni Bonvicini, Stefano Silvestri, (ed.)
Roma, IAI, November 2015, 36 p.
In: Other papers/articles

Cittadini e istituzioni dell'Unione Europea

Gianni Bonvicini
in Marinella Belluati e Paolo Caraffini (a cura di), L'Unione Europea tra istituzioni e opinione pubblica, Roma, Carocci, 2015, p. 45-55 (Biblioteca di testi e studi ; 975)
In: Other papers/articles

Die italienische Ratspräsidentschaft 2014

Gianni Bonvicini, Ferdinando Nelli Feroci
in Integration, Jg. 37, H. 2/2014, p. 109-122
In: Other papers/articles

Scegliere per contare. Rapporto

Ettore Greco, (ed.)
Roma, Nuova Cultura, July 2014, 122 p.
In: Quaderni IAI

Scegliere per contare

Roberto Aliboni, Giovanni Andornino, Lorenzo Bini Smaghi
Roma, Istituto affari internazionali, April 2014, 17 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Il Parlamento europeo per la nuova Unione

Gianni Bonvicini, (ed.)
Roma, Nuova Cultura, April 2014, 139 p.
In: Quaderni IAI

Priorities of the Italian Presidency of the European Union in 2014

Gianni Bonvicini, Ferdinando Nelli Feroci, Vincenzo Camporini, (ed.)
14 p.
In: Other papers/articles

Towards a new procedure for appointing the President of the European Commission

Gianni Bonvicini
Brussels, Trans European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA), January 2014, 5 p. (TEPSA Policy Paper)
In: Other papers/articles