Amato Giuseppe

Istituto di scienza e tecnologie dell'Informazione, CNR

Giuseppe Amato obtained his PhD in Computer Science at the University of Dortmund, Germany, in 2002. He is a senior researcher at CNR-ISTI, where he is leads the research group 'Artificial Inttelligence and Multimedia Information Retrieval' (AIMIR - His main research interests are Artificial Intelligence, content-based research of multimedia documents, large scale similarity search, intelligent camera networks. He has published in numerous international journals and conferences in the area of Multimedia Information Retrieval. He has participated in numerous European and national research projects. Among these, he was chief scientist at CNR for the FP7 Rubicon (Robotic UBIquitous COgnitive Network) FP7 project, he was coordinator of the ERDF VISITO Tuscany project, he was technical director of the FP6 Multimatch project. He is currently participating in the European project AI4EU ( which aims to build a European platform for artificial intelligence. He is currently involved in the ARTES 4.0 competence center ( as AWN coordinator of the Pisa CNR node.
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