Donatella Sciuto received her Laurea in Electronic Engineering from Politecnico di Milano and her PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and an MBA from Bocconi University.
She is currently the Executive Vice Rector of the Politecnico di Milano and Full Professor in Computer Science and Engineering. She oversees Research Strategies, ICT infrastructure and services, MOOCs and diversity inclusion.
Her main research interests cover the methodologies for the design of embedded systems and multicore systems considering performance, power and security metrics. More recently she has been involved in managing research projects in the area of smart cities and in the application of new ICT technologies to different application fields.
She has published over 300 scientific papers.
She is a Fellow of IEEE for her contributions in embedded system design and has been nominated 2021 IBM Women Leaders in AI and InspiringFifty Italy in 2018.
She is a Board member of the Bank of Italy, Human Technopole, Avio, Raiway and Fila.