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Riccardo Clemente Recognized Globally as "Top Talent" for Industrial Engineering

Published: February 22, 2023 | Categories: Engineering, All News
Riccardo Clemente named "Top Talent" for Industrial Engineering

Western New England University student Riccardo C. Clemente has been recognized by Nova: Global Top Talent Network for the Italy 2022 Student List. Clemente was among 1,500 candidates selected to be assessed by a team of judges at Nova, in collaboration with SDA Bocconi School of Management representatives and judges. Clemente was selected as part of the Top 10 Student Talent for the Industrial Engineering bracket.

Nova is a merit-based access network where the top 3% of high potential professionals and students can connect, develop personally, and accelerate their careers through mentorship and educational fellowship programs. Acceleration programs in Management Consulting, Artificial Intelligence, and Digital Marketing are available through Nova thanks to the cooperation with universities and companies including BCG, EY, Novartis, Fever, and McKinsey & Company.

Nova is based principally in Europe with a presence in over 72 countries. With already over 13,000 members, access to the network community is granted after being nominated by another Nova member, and a rigorous assessment of the person's professional and personal growth potential.

The ceremony and festivities for the Nova Italy 2022 Student List took place on November 25th 2022 in Milan. Clemente will continue his work at Western New England University teaching and preparing his dissertation and return to Milan at a later date to collect the prizes and awards.