Chief Scientific Officer illycaffè & Director E.I. Foundation
Furio Suggi Liverani, born in Trieste in 1957, is a coffee expert and innovation manager, he pioneered science based product development in coffee industry contributing to several projects of industrial and laboratory organization, conceiving novel technologies and developing innovative products. Early user of Internet and multimedia in business since early ‘90. He founded the first laboratory focused to the study of coffee chemistry, located in the campus of Area Science Park in Trieste.
Author of more than 40 articles regarding coffee technology and computer science. He is the co-inventor of more than 10 industrial patents.