Awards

2015 Selected among the ten winners of the Photography Contest #MilanoaplacetoBE, by Expo in Città, EXPO 2015 Milano Link

2007 Milano in Progress 2007 Award, The Innovation CIRCUS, a project by the European Commission Directorate General Enterprises and Industry, Politecnico Innovation, Fondazione Politecnico di Milano and Milan Province. Link

2006 New Creative and Innovative Businesses grant, The Award of Excellence for Innovative Regions by the European Commission, Milan City Council and Milan’s Chamber of Commerce
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2006 Joint Actions grant, Milan City Council, the Region of Lombardy and Milan’s Chamber of Commerce Link

2000-2004 Postgraduate research scholarship, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1999 Postgraduate research scholarship, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1998 Honorary Diploma, the Republic of Senegal Link

1997 Gold Medal, Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik, Lebanon

1997 Honorable Mention at the international architectural design competition Mémorial de Gorée, a museum and a documentation and research centre in Dakar, a highly symbolic cultural complex, dedicated to Africa and African communities. The competition conformed to the UNESCO/UIA Recommendation on International Competitions on Architecture and Town Planning Link