Giampaolo Fiorentino, twenty plus years covering different positions within the ICT arena have allowed him to gain experience in several domains. In his early carrier, he worked in large national projects ranging from the Telecommunication to the Financial domains. In recent years, his work is focused on R&D projects, conducting activities within major European projects located in different domains, gaining expertise in management of research and technology-based innovation. He has been coordinating and participating to several European R&D projects (i.e. NRG-5 and 5G-Media), holding Technical and Managerial roles. He has been carrying out innovation and industrial initiatives and serving as member of international industrial boards and committees, such as the 5G Public and Private Partnership.