Maurizio Mensi is Full Professor of Law & Economics at Italian National School of Administration and teaches Information and Communications Law at Luiss Guido Carli University of Rome, where he is responsible of a research center on cyber law, particularly focused on data privacy, cyber security, media and telecommunications. Former member of the Legal Service of the European Commission, he is attorney qualified before the Italian Supreme Court and TAIEX expert, advising local governments to improve their legislation and draft recommendations on economic governance. He is also author of numerous publications (articles and books) on telecommunications, media, competition, public procurement.

The President of AAID, Dan Shefet:

“We are greatly honored by Maurizio Mensi joining our Advisory Board. With his vast knowledge and experience on the field of data privacy and cyber security as well as his professorial status he will be of great value to AAID’s international advocacy against all kinds of abuse of the internet including hate speech, fake news and radicalizing content in order to protect personal integrity as well as our democratic values, peace and stability”.


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