Flaviano Zandonai, sociologist, work in the field of social enterprise for about twenty years, carrying out research, training, consulting and publishing. He was senior researcher at Euricse where he deals in particular with the study of social innovation, community entrepreneurship and social regeneration of buildings and public spaces. He was also secretary of Iris Network, the network of research institutes for social enterprise where he was editor of the review “Impresa Sociale”, co-author of the Report on social enterprise in Italy and manager of the “Workshop on social enterprise”, the main event in Italy for social entrepreneurs based on the presentation and dissemination of good practices of social enterprise. Today is Open Innovation Manager in the Cgm cooperative group in wich operate to promote communities of social entrepreneurs that want develop and disseminate innovation. He collaborates with the magazine “Vita” and manages “Tempi ibridi”, a blog dedicated to institutional innovation and the new value chains between profit and nonprofit.