Riccardo Staglianò
Curator of TedXReggioEmilia

He is the organiser of TEDxReggioEmilia. A journalist, he started his career writing articles on how the internet was changing our world. For more than ten years he’s worked at La Repubblica, broadened his field, covering themes as diverse as David Foster Wallace, the lost archives of Wittgenstein and the war chronicle of Narcos in Ciudad Juárez. He was in Tahrir Square (in English Liberation Square or Martyr Square) when the devolution in Egypt started where he filmed, edited and sent video updates. For ten years he’s been teaching theory and technology of the new media at Roma Tre University. Early in his career, in 2001, he won the Premio Ischia for the best young international journalists.