Prof. Ernesto Damiani is a full professor at the Dept. of Information Technology, University of Milan, where he leads the Software Architectures Lab.
Prof. Damiani holds a M.Sc. degree from the University of Pavia, Italy, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Milan.
He has held visiting positions at several international institutions, including George Mason University (Fairfax, VA, US), LaTrobe University (Melbourne, Australia) and Sydney University of Technology (Australia).
He has co-authored several books and international patents, as well as around two hundred research papers on advanced secure service-oriented architectures, open source software and business process design, software reuse and Web data semantics.
Prof. Damiani coordinates several research projects funded by the Italian Ministry of Research and by private companies including Siemens Mobile, ST Microelectronics, BT Exact and others.