Gino Carrozzo is Deputy Head of R&D at Nextworks, an Italian R&D SME which develops products in technology domains related to 5G, Media, Smart Cities, Smart Homes and Smart Factories.
Gino holds an Italian Laurea degree “cum laude” in Electronic Engineering and a PhD in Telecommunication Networks, both from the University of Pisa. He has 20 years’ experience in telecommunication networks, with core expertise in 5G, SDN/NFV/MEC, GMPLS/ASON, MPLS-TP. His skills matured in industrial projects with some of the major networking companies (Ericsson, Nokia, Siemens, Italtel), consultancies for network operators (GTT, Open Fiber, Wind Tre) and R&D projects with leading Telcos, renowned universities and research centres in Europe.
At Nextworks, Gino leads a team of 15 researches involved in various R&D projects on 5G, SDN/NFV, MEC, Smart Factories, with main focus on the development of 5G Network Slicing, End-to-End Orchestration, 5G KPI validation in various use cases.