Alessandra Scicchitano Project Manager at Martel Innovate
Alessandra Scicchitano is a Project Manager at Martel Innovate. She is involved in different EC funded projects among which HUB4NGI where she supports Dr. Monique Calisti in the activities of coordination.
Alessandra holds a Dr.Ing. degree in Computer Engineering and Ph.D. degree in Systems and Information Technologies with a PhD dissertation on scheduling algorithm for IQ switches. After her PhD studies, she joined the IBM Zurich Research Lab as a PostDoc, working on the IEEE 802.1au standard and on algorithms for adaptive routing in HPC systems.
Prior to Martel she was active in the Research and Education environment. She worked at SWITCH, the Swiss Research and Education Network, as software engineer first building AAI (Authentication and Authorisation Infrastructure) solutions and as task leader after working on network performance. After SWITCH she joined GEANT, the PAN European network, where she developed expertise in the Security and Middleware areas.