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Francesco Calderoni is associate professor of Criminology at the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan. He is researcher at Transcrime since September 2005. He participated in several research projects. In particular, he coordinated the following projects: DIGIWHIST (The Digital Whistleblower. Fiscal Transparency, Risk Assessment and Impact of Good Governance Policies Assessed) (2015-2018), The European Outlook on the ITTP (2014); The Factbook on the ITTP (2012-2014); Gli investimenti delle mafie (2012-2013); METRiC: Monitoraggio dell’Economia Trentina contro il Rischio Criminalità (2011-.2012), Proofing European regulation against illicit trade in tobacco products (2011), Understudied organized crime offending: A discussion of the Canadian situation in the international context (2011).
He graduated magna cum laude in Law at Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi of Milan (2005). He graduated with the International PhD in Criminology at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan (2009). From 2009 to 2011 he has been research fellow at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan for the application of social network analysis to criminal organizations. From 2011 to 2015 he has been Assistant Professor at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan.
He was expert of the Council of Europe for the reform of the Criminal Procedure Code of Georgia (2006) and Ukraine (2007) and of the German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation for the reform of the Criminal Procedure Code of Romania (2007). In 2010 he was awarded the Ambrosoli Prize by the Municipality of Milan for the best ph.d. thesis on the relationship among ethics, legality and justice. In 2014 he was awarded the Canada-Italy Innovation Award for the analysis of criminal networks.
His areas of interest are organized crime, illicit trade in tobacco products, organized crime legislation, criminal justice reforms, crime proofing and social network analysis.
Chapters in edited books
Articles in academic journals
DATA SCIENCE FOR POLICING, SECURITY AND PUBLIC SAFETY – Marco Dugato discusses the main existing approaches to crime forecasting at Cardiff University.
THE NEED FOR AN EU PLAN TO END THE VICIOUS CYCLE OF GRAND CORRUPTION – Prof. Ernesto Savona discusses about the EU needs to rethink its overall approach to asset recovery at the event organized by Transparency International EU.
EUROPEAN CRIME PREVENTION CONFERENCE (EUCPN) – Prof. Francesco Calderoni presents the final results of European project Proton.
TRAIN THE TRAINERS – Thomas Joyce talks about the value of radicalisation monitoring and the use of possible indicators allowing an early detection of radicalization phenomenon at the Department of Penitentiary Administration.
COOPERATION BETWEEN EUROPOL, ACADEMIA AND RESEARCH EXPERTS – Prof. Savona participates in the roundtable ‘Cooperation between Europol, Academia and Research Experts’.
TRAin TRAINING FINAL CONFERENCE – Prof. Savona discusses the European future of tools for monitoring radicalization processes in prison.
EMPIRICAL AML RESEARCH CONFERENCE – Michele Riccardi discusses how to assess the risk of illicit financial flows through the analysis of cross border ownership links of European businesses.
EUCPN Board Meeting – Prof. Francesco Calderoni presents the final results of European project Proton.
TOWARDS A COMMON EU STRATEGY TO FIGHT CORRUPTION AND ORGANISED CRIME – Prof. Savona discusses the need to improve the cross border cooperation in the fight against organised crime and corruption at the European Parliament.
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CRIMINOLOGY Annual Meeting 2019 – Alberto Aziani talks about evolving crime trends, patterns, and measurements.
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