Assistant Professor (RTD-B)
Department of Sciences and Methods for Engineering (DISMI)
Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia
Currently I am Assistant Professor (RTD-B) in the Distributed and Pervasive Intelligence (DIPI) Group
at the Department of Sciences and Methods for
Engineering (DISMI) of the University of Modena and
I received the Ph.D. in Information Technology and the M.Sc. (cum Laude) in Computer Engineering from the
University of Parma (Italy) and I have also been Postdoctoral Research Associate at the same University from
2012 and 2015.
During 2011 I was visitor student researcher in the NetOS group at the Computer Laboratory, University of
I Received the national qualification for Associate Professor from the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) in November 2020 (Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale II Fascia, Settore 09/H1).
My research interests include Distributed Systems, Internet of Things, Edge Computing, Digital Twins,
Pervasive and Mobile Computing.
15 December 2022
Organizer & Chair
"2nd International Workshop on Massive Digital Twins for the Computer-Networks Evolution (TwinNets)"
Co-Located with WoWMoM 2023 (Link) [Cfp-Open]
- 13 October 2022
M. Picone - "Internet of Things & Digital Twins: Just a Buzzword or a Challenging Opportunity?"
ETSI IoT Week 2022
01 July 2022
"Special issue on Digital Twins for the Computer-Networks Evolution"
Elsevier - Computer Communications Journal (Link) [Cfp-Open]
01 August 2022
"IEEE Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence & Internet of Things (2022 IEEE GCAIoT)"
Track IoT Electronics and Signal Processing (Link)
15 May 2022
Organizer & Chair of the "Special Session Pervasive Digital Twins in the Era of Web of Things (DT-WoT22)"
Co-Located with IEEE 8th World Forum on Internet of Things (Link)
12 December 2021
Organizer & Chair of the "1st International Workshop on Massive Digital Twins for the Computer-Networks Evolution (TwinNets)"
Co-Located with WoWMoM 2022 (Link)
- 8 September 2021
Invited Talk - M. Picone, S. Mariani - "Edge Digital Twins on MEC software architectures"
Intel Converged Meetup - Converged Edge
(Meetup Link)(Intel Video Link)
10 July 2021
Organizer & Chair 1st International Workshop on Internet of Things Pervasive Real-World Deployments (IoT-PROD)
Co-Located with PerCom 2022 (Link)