Stefano Tirati graduated in educational sciences at University of Florence, where he has worked for 3 years, after attending a post-graduate course in Human Resources Management, at Middlesex University in London.
From 1995 till 2016 he has directed CSCS, a vocational training centre implementing IVET, apprenticeships, CVET, vocational guidance, entrepreneurial support.
Since 1995, Stefano has led several research and pilot projects, with a local, regional, national or international dimension. He has been responsible for establishing, nurturing and further expanding partnerships involving a wide range of stakeholders: local VET providers, SMEs and multinational businesses, public authorities, research centres, chambers of commerce, social partners. In 2016 Stefano launched a new startup, Learningdigital.eu, supporting corporate and educational providers to manage learning processes in digital environments. Stefano currently cooperates with the following organisations:
· Educational manager at ENEGAN, an Italian energy trading company, being responsible for e-learning solutions for the nationwide sales force
· Advisor at Eurofound, in the FOME research project, focusing on apprenticeship systems and advanced manufacturing
· Researcher at Italian University Line, online university of the Italian Ministry of Education, developing teacher training and teachers CP
· Vice President of EfVET, being responsible for fostering horizontal cooperation among members and implementing policy strategies through projects