Vincenzo De Florio is a post-doctoral researcher with the PATS research group of the University of Antwerp and the iMinds research institute. There he is responsible for the PATS’ task force on adaptive-and-dependable systems, namely software, devices, and services that are built so as to sustain an agreed-upon quality-of-service and quality-of-experience despite the occurrence of potentially significant and sudden changes or failures in their infrastructures and environments.
Vincenzo De Florio received in 2013 the prestigious IBM Faculty Award for innovative research and in 2014 the SuperMinds Award from iMinds.
Vincenzo has published three books (one as author, two as editor), 26 journal papers, 3 book chapters, and 82 conference papers. His H-index is 16 (Google Scholar). He is member of several program committees for international conferences and workshops. He was co-founder and co-organizer of the international workshop ADAMUS (on Adaptive and DependAble Mobile Ubiquitous Systems), for which he also served as co-chair in its third and fifth editions. He is co-inventor of a European/US patent. Vincenzo was co-proposer and local team leader of project ARFLEX (Adaptive Robots for FLEXible manufacturing systems, IST-NMP2-016680) and is co-proposer and local team leader of the iMinds project "Little Sister" (started in January 2013). Vincenzo is the Editor-in-chief of IJARAS, the International Journal of Adaptive, Resilient and Autonomic Systems.
Vincenzo is chair of ANTIFRAGILE 2014 - the 1st International Workshop "From Dependable to Resilient, from Resilient to Antifragile Ambients and Systems".
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