Dr Federico Ferri holds a PhD in European Law and is adjunct Professor of EU law at the University of Bologna since 2015. He works within the Schools of Law and Political Science. He also is a civil attorney. In his quality of legal scholar and practitioner he covers the areas of EU and International Law. He mainly deals with topics connected to development and innovation. Amongst his fields of research are migration policies, free movement of persons, development cooperation, environmental concerns, food law and intellectual property.