Angelo Corallo
Angelo CoralloAssociate Professor

Since October 2010 he is Associate Professor at the Department of Innovation Engineering at the University of Salento. He is professor of organizational systems and integrated design of business. He is the author of over 130 international publications. Angelo Corallo is responsible for the research laboratory Collaborative HOlistic Research Environment Design Laboraroty (CORE lab ex cPDM) within the Department of Innovation Engineering at the University of Salento, University of Salento – Italy.

The laboratory focuses, on technologies, methodologies and organizational models supporting collaboration among people (knowledge workers) and organizations (network of firms):

– collaboration among knowledge workers addressing the issue of Collaborative Working Environment (Knowledge Modelling and Ontology Engineering enabling prototype applications inspired by the logic of the Semantic Web) and the topic of knowledge management in complex environments (Knowledge-based Engineering and the Product Lifecycle Management). These two research topics are addressed in many of national and European research projects including: X@Work, X-Net.Lab, Syntesis (national projects), CRESCENDO (European projects).

– partnership among firms within industrial districts and clusters, dealing with the topic of Digital Ecosystems of Business and the topic of Internetworked Enterprise. These two research topics are addressed in many national and European research projects including: Discorso, Tekne, KITE.it; (national projects) and DBE, OPAALS, Secure SCM (European projects); The CORE Lab has affiliated five spin-offs. He is member of the Scientific Committee of the GeCo on the Product Lifecycle Management of the Milan Polytechnic. He is member of the Expert Group of the Ministry of Education (MIUR) in support of the activities of selection, control and monitoring provided for by Article 14 of the D.M. 593/2000.

Giovanni Scarafile
Giovanni ScarafileSenior Lecturer

Giovanni Scarafile, PhD in philosophy, is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Salento. He is in charge of the discipline of Ethics of Communication. He also serves as vice president of IASC (International Association for the Study of Conroversies). His research interests include applied ethics, philosophy of images, Leibniz’s theodicy. He is the editor of the book series “Controversies. Ethics and Interdisciplinarity” (John Benjamins, Amsterdam) and editor-in-chief of YOD MAGAZINE.

Mariangela Lazoi
Mariangela LazoiSenior Lecturer

Mariangela Lazoi, PhD in Management Engineering, is Researcher in the Department of Innovation Engineering – University of Salento (Italy). She is scientific and technical responsible and exploitation leader in several research projects. Her research activity is focalized on methodologies and technologies for product design, product lifecycle management and business process management. She has a wide experience in the analysis of complex industrial sectors, mainly matured during action research in collaboration with manufacturing companies.

Federica Stella Blasi
Federica Stella BlasiResearch Fellow
Economist. Research Interests: innovative methodologies and technologies for Urban Farming, sustainable novel and superfoods design, including new marketing strategies for increasing consumer demand.
Antonio Caforio
Antonio CaforioBusiness Process Engineer
Expert in methodologies and tools for business process improvement working on research activities aimed at the development of methods and systems for Knowledge and Business Process Management.
Antonio Calisi
Antonio CalisiBiologist Ecotoxicologist, Phd
His Research activities is focuses on the study and development of biological solutions for environmental technology and applications (sustainable agriculture, blue growth, environmental remediation, human health)
Anna Maria Crespino
Anna Maria CrespinoSoftware Engineer
Research Fellow at the Department of Engineering for Innovation of the
University of Salento. Her areas of interest are: Product Lifecycle Management, Big Data Analytics as-a-service.
Carla Di Biccari
Carla Di BiccariPhD Student
Her areas of interest and expertise are: CAD, Solid modelling, CAD automations, Energy Efficiency in Buildings and BIM. R&D projects on IoT and knowledge management for the aerospace industry.
Marco Esposito
Marco EspositoManagement Engineer
Research Fellow with expertise in: Business Process Innovation Mng, Product Lifecycle Mng, fundraising, writing proposal, new technologies for Cultural Heritage, Business Analysis and Modelling.
Laura Fortunato
Laura FortunatoPhD, Engineer
Materials Engineer from the University of Salento and a PhD in Nanoscience. Her research interests aim at application of models, techniques for graph theory, network dynamics and business intelligence.
Maria Elena Latino
Maria Elena LatinoManagement Engineer
R&D expertise in the following fields: tools and strategies in agribusiness and aquaculture, proposal and fundraising, knowledge management, Business Process Modeling, business process innovation, entrepreneurship.
Marianna Lezzi
Marianna LezziPhD Student
PhD Student in Complex System Engineering. Her research is about innovative business management methodologies and secure collaborative processes within the aeronautical supply chain.
Ada Malagnino
Ada Malagnino PhD Student
Civil Engineer and PhD student in Complex System Engineering. Her research activity focuses on Building Information Modeling, Fire Safety Engineering and Fire Safety Management.
Giovanna Mangialardi
Giovanna MangialardiPhD Student
PhD Student in Complex System Engineering. Her research is focused on Building Information Modeling, Product Lifecycle Management and Product Service System. She is an Architect and Building Engineer.
Antonio Margarito
Antonio Margarito Computer Engineer
Research fellow in BPM and PLM methodologies and technologies to support the design and realization of products and services in complex industrial sectors.
Manuela Marra
Manuela MarraManagement Engineer
Her R&D expertise are in the following fields: PLM, BPM, CAD-CAM Automation and Knowledge based Engineering, Process Mining. She works in several projects in the A&D and Oil&Gas sectors.
Alvise Marzo
Alvise MarzoResearch Fellow
He works on the definition of competencences and solutions capitalization strategies in a wide potential market, also thought the exchange of information and methodologis with different actors.
Andrea Massafra
Andrea MassafraPhysics PhD
Statistic data analysis of sensitive dataset or web crawled data. Mathematical modelling prediction for industrial process and science application
Marianovella Mello
Marianovella MelloEngineer
Expert on multiproject presentation, mng and reporting. Since 2005 works on basic and industrial research projects funded by public and private funds and involving institutions, small, medium and large enterprises.
Francesco Niglia
Francesco NigliaInnovation Expert
Researcher interested in the analysis of impact of innovation policies and sustainable strategies in the fields of public services, socio-economic environments and social innovation.
Claudio Pascarelli
Claudio PascarelliMechanical Engineer
Expert in CAD and CAM automations, Business Process Management, Web Design and Technology Foresight. He works on different projects in the aerospace sector, including projects on Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems.
Antonio Pedone
Antonio PedoneAnalyst Programmer
Masters Degree in Informatics Engineering at University of Salento. His main research interests concern web and mobile Communication Technology.
Francesco Pettinato
Francesco PettinatoResearch fellow
His research activities concern ICT applications in a wide range of fields. Expert in fund raising in many areas, including aerospace & cultural heritage. Activities coordinator for Italian and European projects.
Lorenzo Quarta
Lorenzo QuartaICT Analyst and Developer
Employees in the research and experimental development of solutions in multiple industrial areas, from manufacturing to cultural and creative. Passionate about business models for innovative companies.
Clara Renna
Clara RennaResearch fellow
Art Historian, she mainly focuses on the technologic innovations in the fruition of the historical artistic heritage (gamification, augmented reality) and on data analysis concerning the territory.
Emanuele Rizzo
Emanuele RizzoIT System Administrator
He’s in charge of the installation and maintenance of hardware and software systems, and network infrastructure. He is involved in technical research to enable innovation within the infrastructure.
Marco Lucio Sarcinella
Marco Lucio SarcinellaUser Experience Designer
Master’s degree in Communication Design, Politecnico di Milano. He has 12 years of experience in UX, UI design and design management for digital products, services and applications. His research interests include information visualization.
Laura Schina
Laura SchinaSmart Culture Team Leader
Research fellow at University of Salento is responsible of the Smart Culture area at the cPDM Lab. She’s skilled in project management focused on innovation and ICTs exploitation in different fields.
Alessandra Spennato
Alessandra SpennatoData Analyst Expert
Competenze in analisi spaziale, analisi delle serie temporali, analisi spazio-temporale, analisi multivariata, data mining, analisi dei big data, complex networks modeling, social network analysis e sentiment analysis.
Salvatore Totaro
Salvatore TotaroSystem Integrator
Electronic Engineer, works as a technologist at the University of Salento in the design and integration of electrical and electronic systems and in the development of software architectures.
Daniela Vestito
Daniela VestitoPhD
Research fellow at the University of Salento. Her research activity involves territorial development, organization and governance in public and private sector, training and labour policy.
Antonio Zilli
Antonio ZilliExpert in Knowledge Mng
Involved in many national and international research projects on knowledge management methodologies and systems, risk management methodologies and supply chain processes.