Guido Bissanti

Guido Bissanti

Guido Bissanti was born in Cinisi (PA) in 1955. He graduated from the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Palermo. After graduating and until 1989 he worked as a researcher, with funds financed by the CNR, on biological and integrated pest management programs. He was a lecturer in “biological and integrated control of animal organisms” at the Faculty of Agriculture of Palermo.
From 1991 to 1998 he held the position of president of the Order of Agronomists and Foresters of the province of Agrigento; from 1995 to 1998 that of president of the Regional Federation of the Orders of Agronomists and Forestry Doctors of Sicily.
From 2000 to 2004 he was a member of the National Council of Agronomists and Forestry Doctors for which he was delegated in environmental matters. From 2007 to 2008 he was still a member of the National Council of Agronomists and Forestry Doctors.
From 2001 to 2005 he was a member, representing the National Council of Agronomists and Forestry Doctors, of the Committee of European Agronomic Engineers (CEDIA) based in Brussels and of the Committee of Associations of European Graduate Engineers (CLAIU) based in Brussels.
Since 1995 he has been co-editor of the official organ of the National Council of Agronomists and Forestry Doctors – Agroambiente.
He was co-editor of AF, the official press organ of the National Council of Agronomists and Forestry Doctors.
He was an expert component of Biotechnology for the Agriculture and Forestry Department of the Sicilian Region.
In addition to some scientific publications, he has published several articles in periodicals, specialized in Environmental and Territorial Planning.

In 1999 he published the volume: “Rural Development and Political Renaissance” published by the Nuova Ipsa of Palermo.
In 2003 he published the volume: “Dalla Materia al Padre” edited by Mario Grispo Editore of Palermo.
In 2008 he published the volume: “The Digital Divide in the Italian Campaigns” published by Digitaria in Rome.
In 2015 he published the volume: “How the Titanic?” published by Aracne di Roma.
In 2022 he published the volume: “Ecology between heaven and earth” published by Medinova di Favara (AG).
On 20 June 2016, in Montecitorio, he received the National Award for the Environment “Gianfranco Merli” – 2016.
On 27 August 2016, in Santa Margherita di Belice (AG), he received the Stelle del Gattopardo 2016 Award: the award that is awarded to men and ideas from the world of culture, science, solidarity and art in the Sicane lands.
On 9 December 2017, in Favara (AG), during the XIX Edition of the Ignazio Buttitta Prize, he received the Special Recognition for the Environment.
Over the years he has been interested in the promotion of conferences and debates on environmental issues, on sustainable development, environmental thermodynamics and socio-economic ethics. In this role he was coordinator or speaker of conferences on the subject.
In 2001 he founded the Voluntary Association for the Application of Sustainable Development – Terredelsud of which he is currently the President.
In July 2019 he was appointed coordinator of the Urban Center of the City of Agrigento.
He carries out the profession of Agronomist, in the field of Territorial Planning and Environmental Design.
He deals in particular with Environmental Systems, Quantum Agriculture, Environmental Thermodynamics, Sustainable Development and Analysis of Environmental and Rural Policies.

Guido Bissanti