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Silvio Ranise

Silvio Ranise is Professor of Computer Science at the University of Trento and Director of the Center for Cybersecurity at the Fondazione Bruno Kessler in Trento.  He received his PhD in Computer Engineering from the University of Genova (Italy) and the University Henri Poincaré (Nancy, France) in 2002 in the context of a joint PhD program Italy-France. His previous appointments include INRIA researcher, visiting professor at the Department of Computer Science of the University of Milano, and senior researcher at Fondazione Bruno Kessler. His main research interests are digital identity, automated risk assessment techniques, and applied cryptography.  He has published more than 100 papers in international conferences and journals, and has been the principal investigator of European projects and industrial collaborations.

Spotlight's articles

  • July 6, 2021
    I is another me
    Silvio Ranise, director of the FBK Cybersecurity center, tells how the issue of digital identity is current and in constant evolution, between the duty to protect our privacy and the duty to facilitate our life.
  • June 30, 2021
    FBK and Cassa Centrale Banca together for “Cyber Threat intelligence”
    Goal of the partnership: the development of an innovative program in Cyber Threat Intelligence to further consolidate the Group's IT security control.
  • December 30, 2020
    A new organization for the Bruno Kessler Foundation
    Starting from January 1, 2021, the statute of FBK has changed: there are now 6 new Research Centres and a Management dedicated to Marketing and business development will be soon inaugurated.