A Doctorate in Biological Sciences, she created within UITP her own NGO, named Y4PT, www.y4pt.org a worldwide Foundation promoting sustainable issues around the world, empowering the youth of the world to take action for their lives and activities, in the field of of Sustainable Mobility, Environment, Healthy and New Lifestyle.
The first and unique international group of young people committed to a new lifestyle all around the world, creating a global network of interconnected solutions on sustainability and integrated mobility.
Drawing on her past experience in teaching, science, public relations, journalism, communication and advocacy ( WWF, Greenpeace, Italian State Television ( RAI), Alessandra has become a leading proponent for the Youth of the world, and enterprises that can reach the Youth.
Innovation and Technology, Holistic vision, Love for Nature, Sustainability, Empathy and Art are profoundly infusing her motivational and mentoring movement and activities to produce long lasting changes in the mind and action of young people, creating worldwide Ambassadors of a new vision of life.
Alessandra is a reference in the field of coaching for the youth of the world, and she is specialized in personal development. She matured twenty years in coaching the most diverse young professionals and students all around the world, through her empathy, ability of communication and understanding.
Italian Mother Tongue
English Proficiency Level C
French Proficiency Level C
Spanish Proficiency Level C
Università degli Studi di Roma ‘La Sapienza’ – Doctorate in Biological Sciences
French: Ecole du Sacré Cœur de la Trinité des Monts , Italie – Diploma at the 1st year of Modern Literature at La Sorbonne – Paris
Nutrition: Diploma on Advanced Nutrition at Natural School of Health – UK
Cinema and Music (violin)
Reading ( Science, Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology, Narrative, Art)
Sports: Swimming, Walking, Yoga and Meditation
Jamie Oliver Ambassador at the Food Revolution Community US –UK –Belgium and worldwide
Slow Food Movement Member, Cooking skills at professional levels (1 year at CAMPUS C.E.R.I.A. Professional Cooking School in Brussels, Belgium, 5 years teaching Italian Masterchef Cuisine to promote healthy living )
“Transport is a mean for achieving an end: This is how I also describe myself. Serving as a long-standing collaborator at Y4PT has been a unique and worthy experience for bridging opportunities for today’s young people and future generations from all over the world by advocating and envisioning all together not only an environmental-friendly mobility, but also one that treats all human beings in a horizontal way, wide-ranging and accessible to everyone.”
Sebastián PERNET is Co-Founder of the Y4PT Foundation, a Brussels-based non-profit organization established in 2005 by the International Association of Public Transport (UITP), which is nowadays the world’s leading global youth network on sustainable mobility. At Y4PT he is in charge of transport-related core technical issues such as knowledge, learning, research, development, operations management, among others. Under his tenure one of the Y4PT’s flagship projects, the Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon series, was acknowledged by the European Mobility Week Secretariat (European Commission) as one of the best practices of 2017.
He also works as an international freelance professional, specifically a management consultant, by providing advice to different major stakeholders in a wide range of both passenger and freight transport-related issues.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and took courses in transport engineering at master’s degree level.
His specialties are: Architecture, Economics, Transport Engineering, Transport, Logistics, GIS, Innovation