Sandro Formica

Management & Psychology

TECHNOLOGY HE IS WORKING ON: Technology of the Self

STRENGHTS: Resilience, Self-awareness, Empathy






Sandro teaches Managing Self and Others and Positive Organizations in Hospitality at Florida International University. Also, he teaches The Economics of Happiness in selected European universities. Sandro’s book, “Personal Empowerment: Empower the Leader within You,” is highly experiential and contains over 200 self-awareness practices and exercises. 

Sandro is the Academic Director of the Chief Happiness Officer in the Hospitality and Services Industries certificate program, granted by WOHASU (World Happiness Summit) and Florida International University.

As an academic, he published in international peer-reviewed journals on human motivational factors and behavioral decision-making, executive education needs, United States vs. Europe training systems, and predictability of human preferences in future global business. His research papers were presented at several international conferences, such as the World Business Congress and the Quality of Life World Conference. Sandro has been a keynote speaker at the World Happiness Summit in 2018, 2019, and 2020.