O'DRISCOLL COLM

Immagine O'DRISCOLL COLM

Having recently managed and developed the programme and network for the Nature-Accelerator, also acted as an evaluator and mentor for the early-stage businesses. In addition, I work for ETIFOR srl in Padua as expert in REDD+ National Programme Readiness and Implementation (in Sudan, Thailand and Liberia) and on a range of other socially and environmentally-driven projects. My role in these projects includes; project management, policy development, tender writing, innovation and business assessments; market (business and university) and needs analyses; training course development (e-learning courses); drafting reports; reviewing reports and website material reviews. Our main clients on these projects include the; World Bank, EC, FAO, UNECE and local, regional and national public institutions in Italy.

I have an MSc degree in Forest Science (Responsible Production of Forest Goods and Services) from University of Padova. I also have a BAgSc (Honours) from the University College Dublin in Forest management.

In the past, I founded Rapid Results, a training consulting company offering services like quality revision of texts for publication, teacher training and language consulting services. 

I have worked with a wide range of clients in different fields, more specifically in the financial sector for example; UniCredit/BNP Paribas/Credit Agricole/ and universities, for example; Bocconi University and Politecnico di Milano in the north of Italy, Milan. 

I have worked with a wide range of clients in different fields, more specifically in the financial sector for example; UniCredit/BNP Paribas/Credit Agricole/ and universities, for example; Bocconi University and Politecnico di Milano in the north of Italy, Milan. 
I have a very diversified background in different fields; business innovation assessment, teaching, forest engineering, sales and have travelled extensively, which has given me huge experience in understanding the importance of adaptability and communicating effectively. 

I speak fluent Italian, some French and Gaelic (Irish). 

I enjoy reading, sea kayaking, hiking, fishing and fathering my two wonderful kids.

Nazione:Irlanda
Pagina web:http://www.etifor.com/en/about/company/

Corsi

This course is the second edition of a course delivered for the first time in 2017-2018 as a result of an Erasmus+ funded Knowledge Alliance project (ECOSTAR), a high level and innovative project developed by businesses and research partners including the University of Padova and ETIFOR (a spin-off of Padova University) as well as other organizations from Spain, Romania, UK and the United States.

The course aims to guide students to acquire key concepts and high-level entrepreneurial skills, to convert innovative ideas into successful business plans and activities, in the field of production and marketing of ecosystem services and biodiversity.

Categoria: A.A. 2018 - 2019 / Corsi di laurea magistrale / AV2091 - FOREST SCIENCE - SCIENZE FORESTALI

This course is a result of an Erasmus+ funded Knowledge Alliance project (ECOSTAR), a high level and innovative project developed by 9 businesses and research partners including the University of Padova and ETIFOR (a spin-off of Padova University) as well as other organisations from UK, United States, Spain and Romania.

The course aims to guide students to acquire key concepts and high-level entrepreneurial skills by working with ECOSTAR's business partners, to convert innovative ideas into successful business plans and activities, in the field of production and marketing of ecosystem services and biodiversity.

Categoria: ALTRI ANNI ACCADEMICI / A.A. 2017 - 2018 / Corsi di laurea magistrale / AV2091 - FOREST SCIENCE - SCIENZE FORESTALI (Ord. 2017)