Gianni Bonvicini

Scientific advisor
EU integration
EU institutions
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 and Board Director’s member of the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), of which formerly he was Director (1987-2008) and Executive Vice President (2008-2017). He is a member of several cultural and research associations in Italy (among which, the Steering Committee, Comparative, European and International Legal Studies (CEILS), Law Faculty, Trento University; the Advisory Board of the School of International Studies, Trento University; the Reflection Group on EU policies of the Under Secretary of State Sandro Gozi; the Scientific Committee of the Bruno Visentini Foundation) and abroad. He is 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 and in 2013 the Honorary Membership of the European Journalist Association.
Posts held during his career include: 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); Board member of the Trans European Policy Studies Association (1996-2017); chairman of the International Advisory Board of the Institute’s quarterly The International Spectator (2007-17). In his academic career he was, among other training and seminar’s activities, Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Political Science at Roma Tre University (2011-14), and Visiting Professor in International relations at the Johns Hopkins University, Bologna Center (1981-2000).

L'Italia al bivio. Rapporto sulla politica estera italiana, Edizione 2018

Ettore Greco,
Rome, Nuova Cultura, July 2018, 186 p.
In: Quaderni IAI

Beyond the European Council: Domestic Politics Drives the Migration "Crisis" in Italy and Germany

Gianni Bonvicini
Rome, IAI, July 2018, 5 p.
In: IAI Commentaries

Rapporto sulla politica estera italiana: il governo Renzi

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

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

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

Building on the Past, Facing the Future

Gianni Bonvicini, Stefano Silvestri,
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,
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,
Roma, Nuova Cultura, April 2014, 139 p.
In: Quaderni IAI