Graduated in Computer Science (University of Milan, Italy) in 1989. In 1993 received a PhD in Psychology at Nottingham University (UK) on studies about Distributed Artificial Intelligence.
Lecturer and researcher at Univ. Carlos III of Madrid (Spain) Researcher in an Italian Government funded research project on e-learning Lecturer at Universita dell'Insubria Head of the Semantic and Multimedia Lab Responsible for various international (EU) and national funded applied research projects Prof. at the Innovative Technologies Department Head of Master in Mobile Internet Applications (2009-2012)
XML technology and new web standards, Semantic Web (RDF, OWL), knowledge representation, AI and agents, innovative information and communication technologies, SOA and web services, web based applications, home automation, usability, accessibility, user interaction, and elearning systems and standards