Silvio Ranise is the director of the Center for Cybersecurity at Fondazione Bruno Kessler and a full professor of Computer Science at the University of Trento Department of Mathematics.
As part of a joint Italy-France program, in 2002 he obtained a doctorate in Computer Engineering from the University of Genoa (Italy) and the Henri Poincaré University (Nancy, France). He has been a researcher at the INRIA-National Institute for Research in Digital Science and Technology, visiting professor at the Computer Science Department of the University of Milan and senior researcher at Fondazione Bruno Kessler. For 10 years at FBK, in close collaboration with researchers, technologists and students, he has been involved in research and innovation for digital identity, cloud-edge computing security, applied cryptography and automation of security analysis, compliance, and risk assessment.
He has published more than 100 articles in international conferences and journals, and has been principal investigator for European projects and industrial collaborations.
Among his main projects and collaborations are: