Saverio Florio

Saverio Florio received his ‘Laurea’ in Chemistry at the University of Bari (Italy) in 1967. Assistant Professor and Associate Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Bari till 1982, Full Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Lecce (1986–90), chair of organic chemistry at the University of Bari (1990-2012). Director of ‘Interuniversities Consortium on Methodologies and Innovative Synthetic Processes (CINMPIS) since its foundation (1994-2014). Member of the Advisory Board and President of the Division of Organic Chemistry of the Italian Chemical Society (1992-2004), vice President of the Italian Chemical Society (2007–2010). Member of the Scientific Advisory Board and of the International Scientific Advisory Board of the Ischia IASOC School (2004-2016). Director of Dipartimento Farmaco-Chimico, Facolty Pharmacy of the University of Bari (1994-1997), member of the committee of doctorate “Sintesi chimica ed enzimatica applicata” of the University of Bari (2000-2010), member of the committee of the doctorate in “Scienze Chimiche” of the University of Bari (1982-1986), member of the Academic Senate of the University of Bari (2008-2010). At present, he is chairman of TRAMECH (Trans Mediterranean Colloquium on Heterocyclic Chemistry) and of ECHC (European Colloquium on Heterocyclic Chemistry).