In memory of the late Prof. Walter Santagata, founder of the Master - "...who was a bright source of inspiration and motivation for all his students"(a former participant of the Master) -
Prof. Santagata was Professor of Public Finance and Cultural Economics at the School of Political Science, University of Torino. He was the founder and the former Director of the Master in Cultural Projects for Development, in 2009 transformed into World Heritage at Work. He was Director of EBLA CENTER (International Center for Research on the Economics of Culture, Institutions, and Creativity) and CSS (Centro Studi Silvia Santagata). Author of many books and scientific articles.