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Gabriele Arcidiacono Edit Profile

educator , Mechanical engineer

Gabriele Arcidiacono, Italian mechanical engineer, educator. Registered professional engineer. Recipient Robust Engineering award, Applied Science International's 19th, San Diego.


Arcidiacono, Gabriele was born on August 24, 1967 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. Son of Biagio Arcidiacono and Marta Caselli.


Master in Mechanical Engineering, Florence University, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy, Florence University, 1998.


Hydraulic and pneumatic systems designer Sigma Fluid BOSCH, Florence, Italy, 1997—2000. Assistant professor machine design Ancona University, Italy, 1997—1999, assistant professor, 1998—2000. Assistant professor reliability and safety of mechanical devices Florence University, Italy, 2001—2003.

Professor automation engineering Siena University, since 2003. Professor, member master innovation and company strategy, since 2006. Six sigma trainer and project auditor various companies, various locations, 1997—1999.

Lecturer ATA, Turin, Italy, 2000. Guest researcher department mechanical engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2000. Senior associate AON Rath & Strong Management Consulting Group.

Member science advisory panel International Conference Engineering Design. Coordinator International Working Group Lean Six Sigma and Innovation. With Italian Air Force, 1993-1994.


  • Registered professional engineer.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Guida alla Sicurezza delle Macchine. DPR459/96 Direttiva Macchine, 1997, Fondamenti di Affidabilita, 2003, Six Sigma: Manuale per Greenbelt, 2007. Guest editor (for Europe) special issue QRE International Journal.


Leader of Doctor of Philosophy. students DMTI - Florence University, 1995—1997. Coordinating board fellow, training strategy coordinator Progetto Città (Association for Young Politicians), Florence, Italy, 2000—2002. Tutor Accademia dei Ponti, Italy, 2002—2002.

Master: Accademia Italiana del Sei Sigma (founding member, vice president 2002). Fellow: AICQ-TL (Associazione Italiana Cultura Qualità-ToscoLigure) (vice president 2000). Member: University Florence Board Economics and Quality Engineering.


  • Other Interests

    Cultural heritage, travel, sports.


Biagio Arcidiacono

Marta Caselli