|BiographyAndrea Gaglione is a Technologist at Digital Catapult, where he is responsible for initiating and developing new innovation projects in the area of the Internet of Things (IoT).
He has over 10 years’ experience in academia and industry, researching networked embedded systems, especially sensor networks and wearable systems, and their integration into the IoT. His current work focuses on fostering and driving business adoption of IoT and low-power wide-area networks, and establishing digital marketplaces for IoT-enabled smart cities.
Prior to joining Digital Catapult, Andrea was a senior researcher at the University of Cambridge and Imperial College London, and a research scholar at the University of Southern California. He was also a software engineer at Leonardo – Finmeccanica (Italy), where he led the development of a brand new concept for an integrated airport system. Andrea holds a PhD in Computer and Automation Engineering from the University of Naples Federico II (Italy), and bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Computer Engineering from the University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli (Italy).
Selected Publications (See here for a complete list)“A Low-Power Opportunistic Communication Protocol for Wearable Applications” with Shanshan Chen, Benny Lo, and Guang-Zhong Yang.