CAROLO Silvia Maria

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Dipartimento di Management
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Current Position:

Research fellow, Department of Management, Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Project title: The role of cultural heritage as incubator and accelerator of innovative entrepreneurship. Interreg Central Europe SACHE - Smart Accelerators of Cultural Heritage Entrepreneurship. Tutor: Professor Fabrizio Panozzo

Previous Positions:

  • Research fellow. Project title: Smart Atmospheres as innovative clustering of cultural engines and value enhancing services. Interreg MED SMATH - Smart Atmospheres of social and financial innovation for innovative clustering of creative industries in MED area. Tutor: Professor Fabrizio Panozzo. Department of Management, Ca' Foscari University of Venice (November 2018 - November 2019)
  • Research Grant Holder. Project title: Treviso Museum System, strategic profile and network capabilities development. Tutor: Professor Michele Tamma. Department of Management, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice 2017-2018
  • Curatorial Assistant. Disobedient. Eulàlia Grau, Katalin Ladik and Žene u crnom exhibition, Muzej Sodobne Umetnosti Metelkova, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2017
  • Curatorial assistant and exhibition management. Sarajevo Now: People’s Museum exhibition, The 15th Venice Architecture Biennale, collateral event, Venice, Italy, 2016

Fellowships / Scholarships:

  • Erasmus + Traineeship Scholarship as Postgraduate Intern at MG+MSUM Moderna Galerija + Muzej Sodobne Umetnosti Metelkova, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2017
  • VIU International Mobility Program Fellowship as Visiting Student at Ars Aevi Museum of Contemporary Art, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Fall Semester 2015
  • Erasmus + Traineeship Scholarship as Intern at Supportico Lopez Galerie, Berlin, Germany, 2015


  • Master’s Degree cum Laude in Economics and Management of Arts and Cultural Activities, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy, 2016
  • International Student of the Globalization Program - Economics, Management and Digital Technologies applied to Cultural Heritage - at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, VIU Venice International University, Venice, Italy, Fall Semester 2014
  • Bachelor’s Degree cum Laude in Conservation of Cultural Heritage and Performing Arts Management – History of Art, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy, 2013

Attended Workshops / Conferences

  • As a Member of the SMATH Project Technical Committee, participated in the Transnational Technical Meetings in Athens, Greece (Technopolis of the City of Athens, 18-19 February, 2019), Barcelona, Spain (Barcelona Activa, May 13, 2019), Maribor (Agency for Territorial Marketing, November 18-19, 2019)
  • Attended the II Edition of Kuma International Summer School on Contemporary Art from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Center for Visual Arts from Post-Conflict Societies, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 8-14 July 2019
  • Attended AIMAC 2019 – 15th International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management and presented the working paper "Digital platforms ‘without a cause’: why the impact on a museum organization should not be taken for granted. The case study of the Civic Museums in Treviso" (Tamma M., Zardini Lacedelli S., Carolo S. M.) Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy, 23-25 June 2019
  • Attended the MED Conference: Promoting Cultural and Creative Innovation in the Mediterranean, organized by Barcelona Activa & Institut de Cultura de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, May 14, 2019  
  • Attended the Training Course on European Programs 2014-2020, Association of Local Democracy Agencies, Vicenza, Italy, March 27-May 14, 2018
  • Presented a lecture on new spaces and experiences of urban narration in contemporary museum practices, in the frame of the training course for cultural operators: “I Musei e le nuove culture digitali” (organized by Associazione ISOIPSE, funded by Veneto Region, Progetto cod 4037-1-580-2017), Museo Civico Fulcis, Belluno, Italy, April 7, 2018


The M.A. dissertation "Narrating Ars Aevi: Re-Envisioning and Re-Shaping the Contemporary Art Museum of Sarajevo in the Urban Space" (2016) received two mentions:

  • Special Mention for “literary, anthropological and cultural studies”, The Accademia Olimpica Triennial Award for Master’s Thesis, XV Edition, Olympic Theater, Vicenza, Italy, June 2017
  • Special Mention “History and Culture”, Helen Joanne Cox Award for Thesis in European Studies, II Edition, Chamber of Deputies, Rome, Italy, February 2018