Marco Ricceri, expert, European social and labour policies, is acting as secretary general of EURISPES, a primary Italian research institute in the economic, social, political sphere (see web site www.eurispes.eu). Ricceri is also: coordinator of the EURISPES’ BRICS LAB; coordinator of the Ethic Committee of the A.E.I. – European Agency of Investments, Geie, (London-Florence); member of the Russian-Italian Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, at the RANEPA (Moscow); member of the Steering Committee of the International Association for Social Quality-IASQ (Amsterdam-The Hague); chairman, Scientific Committee, European Network on Labour Market Monitoring, Goethe University (Frankfurt a.M).; co-founder and co-coordinator of the European Research Group “European Social Model” (London-Bremen-Rome); co-founder and co-coordinator of the European-Russian Strategic Communication Network – EU.RU.CM (Rome-Moscow); deputy chairman of the European Association of Viewers Interests EAVI (Brussels). Previous working experiences have been done: at the National Study Office of the CISL (Italian Free Trade Union); at the Parliamentary Groups of the Italian Chamber of Deputies as Chief Officer for the Economic Policies. Ricceri was advisor of the Italian Ministry for Scientific Research. Academic experiences: University docent in Italy for “History of the European Integration Process”, “European Institutions”, (Link Campus University, Rome),”Global Government-Global Governance” (Master GESAM, Univ, Cà Foscari, Venice), Visiting Professor at the Kuban State University (Krasnodar), the Communication Management Centre of the Academy of National Economy under the Government of Russian Federation – RANEPA (Moscow), the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics (Moscow), FEFU – Far Eastern Federal University (Vladivostock). On 2012, Ricceri was awarded the Degree Honoris Causa in Scientific Cooperation by the Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Europe, IE-RAS.