Dr Fabio Ballini has Economic and Maritime Transportation background. He obtained his MSc in Maritime Economics and Transport at the Faculty of Economics in Genova (Italy) and holds a Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, awarded a European Ph.D. label, from the University of Genova (Italy), Dept. of Naval, Electrical, Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering (DITEN).
MONALISA 2.0 aims to integrate environmental sensitivity data and dynamic route planning within Maritime Spatial Plans (the Baltic, North Sea and Mediterranean Seas). 30 different partners are involved in this project together with WMU.