I received the M.S. degree in Agricultural Science in 1998, from the Università di Pisa (Italy), and the Ph.D. degree in 2001, from the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Italy), with a research project on “Using Information and Communication Technology in Agriculture”.
In 2001 he founded the academic spin-off Aedit s.r.l. and since then he has been the CEO of the company. He is in charge of coordinating the projects and supervising the design and development of software activities.
From 2012, he has been designer and developer of DuPontTM EvalioTM AgroSystems, a monitoring service for sustainable pest control for high value crops, in several European and extra-European countries.
From 2010, he has been designer of the geo-spatial infrastructure for “Centro Funzionale della Regione Toscana” the Tuscany Region functional centre for monitoring and reducing hydro-geological risks and floods, developing several weather elaboration tools, spatial data analysis procedures, and user interface to access and navigate through data.
Since the foundation of Aedit, he has been developer of Decision Support System integrating GIS, simulation models and monitoring network for several Italian agricultural regional authorities (Lazio, Liguria, Trentino, Friuli, Abruzzo, Campania, Calabria)