Silvia Ferreri is full professor of Comparative Law at Turin University (Italy) and member of the scientific board of the European network REI (Rete di eccellenza dell’italiano istituzionale). She is also a member of the Italian hub of the ELI( European Law Institute), and a member of the International Academy of Comparative Law. She has been a visiting professor at Louisiana State University, at the CTLS (Centre for transnational legal studies) in London. She has been general reporter to the Congress of the International Academy of Comparative law in Washington and national reporter in several congresses, in Italy and abroad (Bruges, Utrecht, Palma de Mallorca, Vienna, UNIDROIT, and so on)
She has published over 100 articles and three books; she has also co-authored a book on the contract of sale.