Matteo Scanni

Matteo Scanni

Journalist, Professor of Journalism at UCSC Milan, Strategy & Innovation Culture at H-FARM



Journalist and documentarist graduated in Philosophy and Historical research at the University of Milan. Since 2001 he is co-director of the Journalism School at Catholic University, a 2-year post graduate master program where he also teaches Investigative Journalism and History of Radio & Television.

Matteo served as a reporter and senior editor for a number of dailies and magazines (Corriere della Sera, Corriere Lavoro, Il Mondo, Diario, among the others), covering current affairs, organized crime, finance & business, and developing long-term personal projects (books, documentaries, web docs) on underreported stories for RAI, Current, Rizzoli and Edizioni Ambiente.

After 25 years in the media industry as a reporter, producer and consultant, he co-founded the DIG Awards to support quality journalism and the work of freelancers.

Matteo has been lecturer at the Center for Investigative Journalism (London City University), Scuola Holden, Magnum/Contrasto, Festival del Giornalismo di Perugia, Ilaria Alpi Award.

After 6 years in YAM 112003 as Creative Director, in 2016 I joined H-FARM, where he contributed to the launch of the digital magazine

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Learning, De-class-ified


How a declassified manual from 1944 unveils the secrets of abysmal leadership.

Matteo Scanni