Paula Gori is the Coordinator of the Florence School of Regulation – Communications and Media and research associate of the Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom and of the FCP – Florence Competition Programme in Law and Economics at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute. Her main research interests cover smart cities, privacy and data protection. Before joining the Florence School of Regulation in September 2010, she gained extensive experience at the European Parliament in Brussels. Paula also collaborated with the UNESCO centre of Florence and she is a UNESCO Junior Ambassador.
She also got the title of civil and commercial mediator, especially for international disputes. She holds an MA in International Relations (University of Bologna) and an LLM in International Law (University of Florence). She also attended the “Double Maîtrise franco-italienne en droit” and obtained a Maîtrise en Droit (Sorbonne University).