Background and activities

Massimo Busuoli is Head of NTNU Brussels office since January 2016. He has a University Degree in Physics from the University of Bologna.

He has previously held position of Head of European Union and International Bodies Unit in ENEA (The Italian National Agency for New Technologies, the Energy and the Sustainable Economic Development) acting, since 2006, also as Director of ENEA Liaison office in Brussels.

From 2008 to 2015 he has been member of the Secretariat of the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) which he coordinated from 2013.

From 2013 to 2015 he has also been member of the secretariat of IGLO (Informal Group of RTD Liaison Office) which chaired from july 2013 until june 2014.

He founded in 2011 the GIURI – Infomal group of Italian liaison offices in Brussels of which he has been chair until 2013.

From 2005 until 2011 he has been also member of the board of Directors of CUP2000, an italian e-care company.

Project evaluator and reviewer for the European Commission, he has managed several European projects  in the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th Framework programmes.

In 2014 he coordinated also the  organisational secretariat  of the SET PLAN conference held during the Italian Semester of Presidency in Rome



Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database


  • Falch, Eva; Mothe-Diniz, Thais; Busuoli, Massimo; Hjellnes, Veronica Hammer. (2020) Position Paper on the European Commission`s Farm to Fork Strategy 2020. 2020.