Project Manager and Senior Researcher in the Engineering R&D laboratory. He was previously research responsible for EngiSanità, team leader and later head of R&D unit on Cloud Computing, project leader in various European and International initiatives, expert evaluator for the European Commission. Currently he’s focused on the development and recognition of the figure of the Data Scientist, on its competencies and skills required by academia and industry in the EDISON project (; he also deals with digital skills and the introduction of the computational thinking in schools.



Data Science in three dimensions

In the age of "data such as oil", is Data Science the refinery?
Data Science is a term that has been in use in both the scientific and industrial fields for a few years now, alongside those of Big Data and Data Scientist. In October 2012, an article by T.H. Davenport e D.J. Patil in the Harvard Business Review defined that of the Data Scientist as the sexiest job of the 21st century: at the time, the second of the two authors was Senior Data Scientist for LinkedIn. The question is quite simple, in a[…]