Marco Ajmone Marsan, IMDEA Networks Institute, Spain and the Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Marco Ajmone Marsan ( is a part-time Research Professor at the IMDEA Networks Institute in Spain and an Emeritus Professor of Politecnico di Torino. From 1974 to 2021 he was at the Politecnico di Torino, in the different roles of an academic career, with an interruption from 1987 to 1990, when he was a full professor at the Computer Science Department of the University of Milan. He obtained degrees in EE from the Politecnico di Torino and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

He served in the editorial board of several international journals, and chaired the steering committee of the ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking. He was the General Co-chair of Infocom 2013 and ICC 2023. He is a Fellow of the IEEE, and a member of the Academia Europaea and of the Academy of Sciences of Torino. He is qualified as “ISI Highly Cited researcher” in computer science. He received a honorary degree in Telecommunication Networks from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He was the Vice-Rector for Research, Innovation and Technology Transfer at the Politecnico di Torino, and the Director of IEIIT-CNR. He was the Italian delegate in the ICT and IDEAS Committees of FP7.