Marco Angelini

Visual Analytics & Cybersecurity

SAPIENZA University of Rome

Prof. Marco Angelini is an Associate Professor in Engineering in Computer Science at Link University of Rome and a Researcher at University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy, Department of Computer, Control and Management Sciences & Engineering. 

 He is a researcher in the Centre for Cyber-Intelligence and Information Security  (CIS) of University of Rome “La Sapienza”, where he successfully participated the EU FP-7 project “PANOPTESEC”, providing automatic detection, management and reaction to cyber-threats for Critical Infrastructures. 

His main research interests include Visual analytics (the process of combining visualization of information, interaction by user and analytical computation for solving heavy computational problems), Information Visualization (with specific focus on multiple coordinated views and web-technologies and frameworks for visualizing large sets of data), and Cyber-Security (focused on designing solutions for cyber-defense of critical infrastructures, security governance modelling and assessment of cyber-risk, open-source intelligence, malware analysis).

Marco Angelini is a member and coordinates research projects of the A.WA.RE (Advanced Visualization & Visual Analytics REsearch) research group at University of Rome "La Sapienza".

Marco Angelini is member of CINI Cyber Security National Laboratory. Marco Angelini coordinates national projects with the goal of strengthening the Cyber-Security status of an organization, both in public and private sectors.

He is a co-author of the 2019 edition of the “National Framework for Cybersecurity and Data Protection” ( and actually coordinates the “CyberReadiness.IT” project on assessing cybersecurity awareness inside an organization (

Dr. Marco Angelini is a research consultant for the EU H2020 Project “ECHO: European network of Cybersecurity centres and competence Hub for Innovation and Operations” ( where he works on the creation of Federated Network of Cyber-ranges for improving cybersecurity training activities and on governance models for cybersecurity competence centres at European level. 

As a result of his activities, Dr. Marco Angelini has published more than 64 papers, including 19 peer-reviewed journal papers and 44 peer-reviewed conference papers in international journals and conferences.