Giuseppe Anastasi is a Full Professor and the Vice Chair of the Department of Information Engineering (DII) at the University of Pisa, Italy. He is also the director of the Smart Cities National Lab, supported by CINI (Italian Inter-university Consortium for Informatics). He has directed the executive Master in Smart Cities, a post-graduate specialization program organized by the University of Pisa in cooperation with the Institute for Informatics and Telematics (IIT) of the Italian National Research Council (CNR).
His scientific interests include pervasive computing, sensor networks, sustainable computing, and ICT for smart cities. He is the founding codirector of the Pervasive Computing Laboratory (PerLab) at the University of Pisa, and has contributed to many research programs funded by both national and international institutions. He is a co-editor of two books and has published more than 120 research papers in the area of computer networking and pervasive computing.
Prof. Anastasi is currently an Associate Editor of Sustainable Computing (SUSCOM) and an Area Editor of Pervasive and Mobile Computing (PMC). Previously, he has served as Area Editor of Computer Communications (ComCom, 2008-10), General Chair of IEEE WoWMoM 2005, Program Chair of IFIP/IEEE SustainIT 2012, IEEE PerCom 2010 and IEEE WoWMoM 2008. He is one of the co-founders of the IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Internet and ICT for Sustainability (SustainIT). Currently, he is a member of the Board of Directors of the Italian National Inter-university Consortium for Informatics (CINI).