Director and founder of the International Program in Cultural and Digital Diplomacy of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, where she is also Director of the Master in Progettare cultura. Arte, design, imprese culturali.
Vice-President of the Piccolo Teatro / Teatro d 'Europa until 2019 and member of the Board of the Gallerie dell’Accademia Museum in Venice. Member of the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Commission for Cultural exchanges between Italy and the United States and Advisory Board member of Casa Italiana at New York University, New York. Previously, Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Cultural Diplomacy. Director of Candidacy as European Capital of Culture 2019 for the City of Bergamo. Member of the Advisory Board for the Year of Culture UK-Italy "Season of Culture 2020".
Federica Olivares is a Publisher in Milan and New York in the fields of Media studies and Visual art.