Vincenzo Piuri

Italy

MIR Labs - Advisory Board Member

Vincenzo Piuri received his “Laurea” degree and his Ph.D. in computer engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Italy.

He is a Professor of Computer Engineering at the University of Milan, Italy, since 2000. He has been: Chair of the Information Technology Department at the University of Milan, Italy (2007-2012); Director of the PhD Degree Program in Computer Science at the University of Milan, Italy (2005-2007); Associate Professor at Politecnico di Milano, Italy (1992-2000); visiting professor at University of Texas at Austin, USA (summers 1996-1999), and visiting researcher at George Mason University, USA (summers 2012-2016).

He founded a start-up company for industrial intelligent systems (CEO in 2007-2010).

His main research and industrial interests are in intelligent systems, neural networks, pattern analysis and recognition, machine learning, signal and image processing, biometrics, intelligent measurement systems, industrial applications, fault tolerance, digital processing architectures, embedded systems, and arithmetic architectures.

Original results have been published in more than 400 papers in international journals, proceedings of international conferences, books, and book chapters.

He has been IEEE Vice President for Technical Activities (2015), IEEE Director (2010-2012, 2015), President of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society (2006-07), Vice President for Education of the IEEE Biometrics Council, Vice President for Publications of the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society and the IEEE Systems Council, and Vice President for Membership of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society. He founded the IEEE Environmental Engineering Initiative.

He is Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Systems Journal (2013-17) and Associate Editor of the IEEE Transaction on Computers and the IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing. He is in the Advisory Board of the IEEE Internet of Things Journal. He has been Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. He is IEEE Fellow (2001), ACM Distinguished Scientist (2008), INNS Senior Member (2009), IEEE-HKN Member (2011). He has received several awards and recognitions for scientific contributions and IEEE service. He is Honorary Professor at the Obuda University, Budapest, Hungary (since 2014), and Guest Professor at Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology, China (since 2014), and at the Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan (since 2016).