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Francesco Bailo is a PhD student in the Department of Government and International Relations at the University Of Sydney. He is completing a thesis on how online discussion forums of political organisations are represented as networks; focusing on the forums of the Five Star Movement in Italy and the German Pirate Party. Before this he worked in development assistance for both governmental and non-governmental agencies in Ecuador, Guatemala, Mauritius and Afghanistan.

In Australia he has collaborated with ACIAR, he tweets from @FrBailo, his email is francesco.bailo@sydney.edu.au and his website is www.francesco.bailo.net.