Landau Network-Fondazione Volta

LNFV (Italy)

The Landau Network-Fondazione Alessandro Volta (LN-FAV) is a non-profit and non-governmental organization based in Como, Italy and operating as a global network of international experts supporting global security, disarmament and cooperation. Its programs cover international security and non-proliferation issues, worldwide disarmament of weapons of mass destruction, arms control, scientific and technologic cooperation for global peace support, water and energy security for diplomacy and development. Regional programs addressed to stability in areas such as the Middle East, South Asia and the Korean Peninsula. The LN-FAV is also the Executive Secretariat of the International Working Group (IWG) and its experts provide, upon request, Track-II diplomacy efforts for the interested stakeholders.

Contact information

Landau Network-Fondazione Volta – LNFV

Via per Cernobbio 11
22100 Como, Italy

The team

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Maurizio Martellini
Secretary General
Tel: +39.031.579821
Fax: +39.031.570174
maurizio.martellini@fondazionealessandrovolta.it
Prof. Maurizio Martellini is Director of the Insubria Center on International Security (ICIS), Secretary General of the Landau Network-Fondazione Volta (LNFV), Executive Secretary of the International Working Group (IWG), Professor of Physics at the University of Insubria (Como, Italy), and Member of the Pugwash General Conferences. He is an advisor of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Professor Maurizio Martellini is an expert in non-proliferation and disarmament issues. As ICIS Director and LNFV Secretary General, Prof. Martellini organizes International Conferences, Schools and Workshops and edit publications as well as specific Case Studies. His fields of Research and Analysis are: cyber security of nuclear infrastructures, global scientists engagement, management and disposal of hazmats; scientific and technological aspects concerning international security; CBRN risks mitigation issues; science and engineering diplomacy; and CBRN education and awareness. He is also Team Leader or Expert of different EU CBRN CoE projects.

  • Nuclear non proliferation and disarmament
  • WMD proliferation
  • Global scientists security engagement
  • Regional Track-II efforts
  • Nuclear Oncology
Lidia Falzone
Consultant & Project Manager
Tel: +39 031 579820
lidia.falzone@fondazionealessandrovolta.it
Lidia Falzone is a Consultant and Project Manager. She has experience in managing and carrying out projects of international relevance, focused on different areas of the world. She worked for several years as Managing Director and was in charge to direct and control the all business operations giving strategic guidance and direction to the board to ensure that the Company would achieve its financial vision, mission and long term goals. She also has experience as Export Sales Director and was in charge of administering all sales activities for all export products of organization and ensuring achievement of all export sales target and analysing all company objectives and negotiating on prices to achieve same and maintaining knowledge on all competitor activities. Lidia has a Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign and Literatures, General.
  • Programme Manager
  • Project Management
  • Sales Direction
Giuseppina Brienza
Project Manager Assistant & Administrator
Tel: +39 031 579819
giuseppina.brienza@fondazionealessandrovolta.it 
Giuseppina Brienza is a Project Manager Assistant and Administrator; she has experience in the administration of international projects. In recent years she has had experience as an Executive Assistant organising meetings, conferences, business trips and business events in general and providing administration support to Senior Management and Sales Reps. She has many years of experience in the education sector working as a Course Administrator and Coordinator for private language schools both in the UK and in Italy, her main duties included scheduling courses, coordinating the teacher staff and providing exhaustive information related to the courses as well as managing the financial aspects .
  • Junior Project Manager
  • Office Coordinator