Francesca Torlone

Since 2000 she has been carrying out research and project planning and management activities both at a national and transnational level in the fields of guidance, training, education and labour market. She has been member of the working group on Adult Learning of the European Commission, General Direction Education and Culture.From 2000 to 2003 she worked for the National Resource Centre for Vocational Guidance (NRCVG) of the Euroguidance network ( that had been coordinated till then by the Emilia-Romagna Regional Authority on behalf of the Italian Ministry of Labour and managed by the organisation ASTER s. cons. p.a. in Bologna. In particular:

  • She developed several information materials to support mobility in Europe for studying and working reasons.
  • She took part in the implementation of Ploteus – Portal on Learning Opportunities Throughout the EUropean Space, the European portal supported by the European Commission and managed by the members of the Euroguidance network in order to improve the mobility of young people within the EU countries.
  • She coordinated and took part in European projects on mobility issues together with other members of the Euroguidance network.
  • She was a speaker in international conferences on issues concerning the mobility within Europe for educational and working reasons.

From 2003 to 2006 she kept on the project planning, management and research activities within the organisation ASTER s. cons. p.a. (Guidance and Employment Unit)  where she made a thorough study of issues related to guidance, lifelong learning and certification of formal and informal competences.


Since April 2014, Francesca has continued her professional path outside Melius.