Riccardo Beltramo is Full Professor at the University of Torino, Department of Management, Area of Commodity Sciences. Since 1985 he has been involved in the field of industrial ecology and experimentation on environmental management systems, applied to manufacturing and service sectors, textile companies included, as well as industrial areas. He currently teaches at the School of Management and Economics, Operations Management, Industrial Ecology and Tourism Eco-management. He is Director of the Degree Programme in Business Administration in complex learning. He is the author of about 200 scientific and popular publications and has participated in international research projects. Maker soul, in the field of Internet of Things, he has invented the Scatol8® System, a remote sensing network to monitor, display and elaborate environmental and management variables, giving rise to an academic spin-off company 'The Scatol8 for Sustainability srl”.