Team

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Francesco Epifania, PhD CEO & Co-founder
He has been a research fellow and professor at the Department of Computer Science of the University of Milan and received his PhD in Computer Science, together with three degrees in the Computer Science field: a bachelor degree in Digital Communication, a master degree in Information Technology and a master degree in Computer Science; he has produced numerous publications for national and international conferences and journals. His research interests are in the field of Human Computer Interaction and particularly in the creation of intelligent, multi-channel interactive systems for the enrichment of knowledge. He is also dedicated to the evaluation of Recommender System. Publications

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Prof. Bruno ApolloniChief Research Officer & Co-founder
Ex Full Professor of Computer Science at the University of Milan. He has coordinated several national and international research projects including the European Projects NETT and Sands. His research interests are on the border between probability, mathematical statistics and computer science. Publications

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Dott. Maurizio MesenzaniBusiness Developer & Co-founder
CEO at Arké Management Consulting Services and adjunct professor at the University of Milan Bicocca, is for Social Thingum an angel investor bringing capital and skills, resources and networks. As an entrepreneur and manager he has significant experience in strategic and organizational development to support businesses in the start-up phase as well as an extensive track record of customers in e-learning, social intelligence and big data management.

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Simone BassisCo-founder
PhD in Mathematics and Statistics for Computational Sciences. His main research interests are in the inference of space-time processes, ranging from linear regression statistical methods and nonlinear process identification techniques.

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Prof. Roumen Nikolov, PhDBusiness Developer and advisor & Co-founder
Professor at the University of Library Studies and Information Technologies Sofia (Bulgaria) and Director of the Computer Science Department. His main interests are in the area of ICT in education, electronic governance, digital libraries, applications and Web 2.0 technologies. Member of the Technical Committee 3 (Education) of the ‘International Federation of Information Processing (IFIP). Publications

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Prof. Eugenia Kovatcheva, PhD – Researcher & Co-founder
Associate Professor at the University of Library Studies and Information Technologies Sofia (Bulgaria). Her areas of interest are related to innovation in the Digital Repository, Information and Knowledge Management, Cloud and ICT in the field Education. Publications

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Avv. Daniele Lorenzo Maria Cattaneo – Chief Legal Officer & Co-founder
Lawyer, owner of Studio Legale Cattaneo, specialized in civil law. He brings his expertise related to legal training courses, besides addressing corporate/legal issues.

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Dott. Michele De Sario – Chief Medical Officer & Co-founder
Coroner, active in civil, criminal, social security and insurance. As a doctor brings his expertise linked to continuing education courses in medicine.

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Dott.ssa Rosanna EpifaniaChief Financial Officer
Responsible for financial and accounting management. She runs a data processing enterprise for SMEs. Graduated in Economics at the Catholic University of Milan.

Carlo Bono

Dott. Carlo Alberto Bono Data Scientist
Graduated in Computer Engineering and Philosophy, his fields of interest are data analysis, machine learning, natural language processing and software development.

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Dott. Matteo Maffetti – Data Scientist
Graduated in Physics, he gradually explored computer science topics related to data analysis and machine learning, deepening his studies with a Master Degree in Computer Science.

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Dott. Francesco Ruggeri – Data Scientist
Graduated in Computer Science. Interested in Data Analisys and Software Development.

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Dott.ssa Laila Luisa El Zieny – Developer
Graduated in Digital Communication, she manages the realization and the implementation of the startup website and the related social medias.

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Dott. Matteo Gioia – Developer
Graduated in Informatics. Interested in the web world, he’s currently collaborating on the European SandS and NETT projects.

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Dott.ssa Irene Gastoldi – Developer
Bachelor graduating in Digital Communication, her major interest is about the web design.

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Dott. Marco Bonardi – Developer

Bachelor graduating in Computer Science, his major interest is about the web development.