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Gianni Lazzari

Gianni Lazzari, Italian computer scientist, educator. Achievements include development of WILMA the first municipal outdoor WiFi network in Italy; patents for method for speaker localization. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, AISV, Association Computing Machinery (associate), Accademia degli Agiati (associate).

Background

  • Lazzari, Gianni was born on March 1, 1952 in Trento, Italy.

  • Education

    • Degree in electronic engineering, University Bologna, Italy, 1977.

    Career

    • Researcher University Utrecht, Netherlands, 1979—1981, Institute Trentino Culture, Trento, 1982—1989, director hardware and software department, 1989—1994. Director interactive sensory systems research division Institute Trentino Culture-Institute Ricerca Science and Technology, since 1994, vice-director research institute, 1998—2001. Consultant European Commission, Belgium.

      E-Society project manager, Trento, since 2005. Chairman telecommunications advisory group Italian Government, Trento, 1999—2002. Chairman C-STAR Consortium, Kyoto, 2002—2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of WILMA the first municipal outdoor WiFi network in Italy. Patents for method for speaker localization.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, AISV, Association Computing Machinery (associate), Accademia degli Agiati (associate).

    Connections

    • Married Chiara Tamanini, June 16, 1979. 1 child Cecilia.
    • spouse: Chiara Tamanini
    • child: Cecilia Lazzari
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    Born March 1, 1952
    (age 65)
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    • 1977
      University Bologna
    • 1979 - 1981
      Researcher, University Utrecht
      Netherlands
    • 1982 - 1989
      Researcher, University Utrecht
      Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
    • 1994
      director, interactive sensory systems research division Institute Trentino Culture-Institute Ricerca Science and Technology
    • 1998 - 2001
      director, interactive sensory systems research division Institute Trentino Culture-Institute Ricerca Science and Technology