Mario Cucinella is the founder of Mario Cucinella Architects. With over 20 years of professional practice, MC A has developed a great experience in architectural design, with particular attention to the issues of sustainability and the environmental impact of buildings. Its production has generated numerous recognized projects from product design, to buildings, to urban masterplans. In 2015 he established in Bologna S.O.S. – School of Sustainability, a post-master program aimed at training new professionals in the field of sustainable design. The impact and importance of his work, both from an environmental and social point of view, as an architect and educator, has been recognized with the Honorary Fellowship of the American Institute of Architects (2017) and with the International Fellowship del Royal Institute of British Architects (2016).