Giuseppe Maio is a Senior Data Analyst at Trilateral Research.
He is co-developing Trilateral’s data-driven solution for risk assessment and human security analysis in the public sector (STRIAD). He joined the company in 2017 as an intern and worked as a research assistant within Trilateral’s technical teams while being a post-graduate student.
At Trilateral, he has worked on the H2020-funded ENERGIC-OD, TITANIUM and PROTEUS projects, focussing on exploitation, dissemination and impact assessments. More recently, he was responsible for the data analytics and visualisation work in Project Solebay (funded by the UK’s Ministry of Defence). He is currently working on HAMOC (funded by the UK’s Ministry of Defence), and he’s leading Project PATCH (funded by the University of La Sabana, Colombia) whose aim is to build machine learning models and data visualisations to uncover patterns of child recruitment in Colombia.
Giuseppe is interested in machine learning and statistical modelling to analyse and prevent forms of unfree labour such as child labour and child soldiering, interactive data visualisations, and advanced statistical methods. He is a Visiting Researcher in the Social Statistics Department of the University of Manchester. Giuseppe regularly undertakes consultancies on statistical, quantitative, and data-driven assignments for various European Institutions.
Giuseppe’s background lies in quantitative social science, statistics and political science. He has carried out projects for the World Bank, the UK’s Government Equalities Office, the UK’s Department for International Development (DfID), the CULT Committee of the European Parliament, Eurofound, EASME, DG GROW, DG CONNECT, and Bupa.
He holds an MSc in Social Research Methods and Statistics (awarded with distinction) and a bachelor’s degree in Politics and International Relation (first-class honours) from the University of Manchester.
Prior to joining Trilateral, Giuseppe completed a Q-Step internship with the World Bank, worked as a research assistant in the Social Statistics Department of the University of Manchester, and as an associate consultant for the Centre for Strategy and Evaluation Services (CSES) with whom he still collaborates on behalf of Trilateral. He is a keen writer and has published journalistic pieces, blogs, a long essay, and an award-winning conference paper.
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