Roberto Baldoni is full professor in computer science on leave from University of Rome La Sapienza. He acted from Jan 2018 to August 2021 as Deputy Director General at Presidency of Ministry Council of Italy in charge of developing the National Cybersecurity Architecture. On August 2021, He has been appointed by the Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi as Director General of the newborn National Cybersecurity Agency established by Decree Law 82/2021. 

From 1991 to 2017, Roberto Baldoni conducted research (from theory to practice) in the fields of distributed, pervasive and p2p computing, middleware platforms and information systems infrastructure with a specific emphasis on dependability and security aspects (here for the complete cv). He is the founder of MIDdleware LABoratory (MIDLAB) and he has been PI of many national and international research projects for a overall funding of over 20 Millions euros.  

A partial list of his publications can be found at DBLP, and at Scholar Google.

Roberto Baldoni has been visiting researcher at INRIA, Cornell University, EPFL and Southampton University. He regularly participates and chairs committees of premiership international conferences and workshops. He recently chaired OPODIS 2012, ACM DEBS 2008, OPODIS2013. From Jan. 1st 2013 to 31 dec 2015th, Roberto Baldoni has been Chair of the IEEE committee on Dependable Computing and Fault Tolerance and Chair of the Steering Committee of the International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks. He is also member of the IFIP WG 10.4 and member of the steering committees of ACM DEBS (Conference on Distributed Event Based Systems) At the national level he has been the  founder of the Italian Conference on Cybersecurity (ITASEC). He has been for many years member of the editorial boad of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. He has been Dean of the School of Engineering in Computer Science at Sapienza University (2011-2014).

Before being on leave Roberto was:

Roberto Baldoni recently led the public-private working groups developing the "Cybersecurity National Framework" and the "National Cybersecurity Essentials" (in italian). He also has been the founder with Camil Demetrescu of Cyberchallenge.IT. Roberto Baldoni invented and co-edited the Italian White Book on Cybersecurity (in Italian).  



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