Full Professor of Geomatics at the DIST, Polytechnic of Turin, teaches remote sensing at the master's degree programs in Environmental and Land Engineering, Geography and Urban and Regional Planning.
Since 2006, Director of ITHACA (Information Technology for Humanitarian Assistance, Cooperation and Action) and from 2021 President of Ithaca Srl, active in the emergency management and security sector. From 2012 to 2018, President of the public company (Piedmont Region, City of Turin, Metropolitan City and GTT) 5T, operating in the sector of mobility, ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) and infomobility. Research fellow in Earth Observation at Links foundation participated by Politecnico di Torino and Compagnia di San Paolo
Author of more than 250 National and International scientific publications, he has participated as lecturer and chairman in more than 100 national and international scientific conferences.