STEFANO ALIBERTI (Italy)


  • Associate Professor of Respiratory Medicine, University of Milan
  • Consultant, Respiratory Unit and Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan.
  • Co-chair of the European Bronchiectasis Network (EMBARC)
  • Chair of IRIDE, the Italian Registry of adult bronchiectasis
  • Chair of the Italian Registry on Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria (IRENE)

FRANCESCO BLASI (Italy)


  • Professor of Respiratory Medicine and Head of the Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation at the University of Milan
  • Head Internal Medicine Department, Respiratory Unit and Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Milan
  • Member of Board of Directors, Università degli Studi di Milano
  • Member of EMBARC (The European Bronchiectasis Network) Steering Committee
  • Co-chair of IRIDE, the Italian Registry of adult bronchiectasis
  • Co-chair of IRENE the Italian Observatory on Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria President Research Center Italian Respiratory Society (SIP/IRS)
  • Former President of ERS – European Respiratory Society

JAMES D. CHALMERS (UK)


  • GSK/British Lung Foundation Professor of Respiratory Research and Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician at the University of Dundee/Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
  • Chair of the European Bronchiectasis Network (EMBARC)
  • Chair of the BTS Respiratory Infection Speciality Advisory Group
  • Deputy chief editor of the European Respiratory Journal