Dr. Ernesto Sirolli is one of the worlds leading consultants on the topic of economic development. Dr Sirolli established the Sirolli Institute in USA in 1995, a social enterprise that teaches civic leaders how to capture the passion, energy and imagination of their citizens. Dr Sirolli recieved his  Laurea di Dottore from Rome University in 1976 and a Ph.D in Enterprise Facilitation from Murdoch University, Australia in 2004. He is an Industry Fellow at CSRM University, Queensland and currently is the Economic Advisor for AIDIA.