Visiting professor

  • University of Catania, Italy, July and September 2022

  • University of Naples Federico II, Italy, June-July 2021

  • McEwan University, Alberta Canada, June 2019

  • University of Naples Federico II, Italy, June-July 2017


  • Intuit, Active Labeling using Generalized Hyperbolic Mixtures Model-based Classification

  • Mineta Transportation Institute: Evaluation of Different Coordinated Ramp Metering (CRM) Systems

  • Mineta Transportation Institute: Harassment on Transit

  • FDA: Training Decay Selection for Medical Product Usability Validation Testing

  • Forecast Analyst Krosselds Van Beresteijnstraat, Vught, Netherlands, December 2016 and June 2018, Model based cluster analysis, Geometric Morphometrics and Independent Component Analysis

  • Focus Marketing, Naples, Italy, Statistical senior consultant, 2008-2013. Customer satisfaction analysis, Marketing research

  • Campania e Innovazione, Naples, Italy, Statistician, 2012. Innovation measurement and modeling.

  • Bioprogram, Naples, Italy, Statistical manager, 2009-2012. Processing and calculation of the uncertainty indices of measurement, Processing and analysis of control charts.

External Service and awards

  • President San Francisco Bay Area ASA Chapter (link)

  • President elected San Francisco Bay Area ASA Chapter (link)

  • Non-elected director for The Classication Society, 2021-2023 (link)

  • Vice president for General Applications San Francisco Bay Area ASA Chapter (2019-2021) (link)

  • Winner of Chikio Hayashi Award 2019

  • Winner of IFCS benchmark data analysis challenge 2017

  • Leader of a research project (CAMCOS) for Intuit at San Jose State University

  • Developed a concentration in machine learning for the MS statistics at San Jose State University

  • Agreement coordinator for an international cooperation in education and research between San Jose State University and University of Naples Federico II, Italy

  • Faculty in residence, San Jose State University, August 2016-June 2018.

  • Editing of the volume: M. Gettler Summa and al. Statistical Learning and Data Science. Chapman & Hall 2011(layout LATEX).

Membership of professional societies

  • American Statistical Association (ASA) 2018-2023.

  • The classification society (CS), 2014-2023.

  • International Association for Statistical Computing (IASC) 2017-2018.

  • Statistical Society of Canada (SSC), 2013-2016.

  • Italian Statistical Society (SIS), 2009-2012.

  • Classication and Data Analysis Group of the Italian Statistical Society (CLADAG), 2012.


  • Spoken languages

– Mother tongue: Italian

– Fluent: English, French

  • Programming and Markup Languages

– Expert: Matlab, R, LATEX

– Intermediate: Python, SAS-IML, SQL, Visual Basic, Fortran