Federico Bastiani

«I DID THE POSSIBLE, I AM DOING THE IMPOSSIBILE,
I AM WORKING ON MIRACLES»

MY ENDORSEMENTS

Sheryl Sandberg

  If we want technology to have the greatest positive impact on the world, we need to first make sure everyone has the skills to contribute. Thank you to our partners in Italy for making this possible – Freeformers and Fondazione Mondo Digitale – and to everyone I met today who’s making a difference – Federico Bastiani from Social street International, Gioia Gottini from I mercoledì della Mansardina and Lisa…

Harvard Business Review

In my research on innovators, I like to draw the distinction between “path finders” and “path creators.” Rarely does the metaphor seem so apt as in the case of Federico Bastiani. He is the originator of the “social streets” movement now spreading across Italy, so the innovation he created literally involves a path: the street in which he and his family live in Bologna. Bastiani grew up in a small…

Doodesign

We’ve worked together for a little over a now. When I first perused Federico’s website, I recall reading a puzzling phrase, something like: “… we are preparing to perform miracle” I had previous experiences with other highly-rated professionals in the world of communication and the web and I was always left with a feeling of disapointment or delirium as if we were not represented properly. Then I met Federico. I…

Loretta Napoleoni

Federico Bastiani has been my assistant for many years and I consider him and his family part of my own. He organises my professional life and everybody loves him, journalists, editors, publishers, publicists, event organisers everybody has praised him.  I am very very lucky to have him and I cannot imagine my life without him. Federico is attentive, polite, takes the initiative when needed and he is very, very dynamic.…

Ingrid Betancourt

I had the pleasure of meeting Federico Bastiani in december 2008 after my liberation when he organised the events around the celebration of my honorary citizenship in Bologna. I found Federico to be an incredibly soul, and a compassionate and generous person, hardworking and committed individual, as successful in planning and he is in executing . He is a wonderful professional contact who has since become a dear friend to…