Vincenzo Lombardo PhD, born in 1964, is an Associate Professor of Informatics,
at the University of Turin, Italy
(Department of Informatics).
He doctorated in Computer Science in the Turin-Milan University Consortium (1993).
He is the President of
CIRMA (Centre for Research on Advanced Multimedia).
At public company Virtual Reality & Multi Media Park, he has run the
Art-Science Alliance Laboratory (ASA Lab) from 2004 to 2012
(see videos), as a
multimedia designer and producer.
He has been the director of the EU-funded project
VEP (Virtual Electronic Poem),
of the national project DramaTour,
of the project CADMOS
(Character-centred Annotation of Dramatic Media ObjectS).
His research concerns methodologies, models and applications of informatics,
and AI in particular, for interdisciplinary challenges, such as
multimedia design and applied graphics,
semantic annotation for heritage and production metadata,
natural language processing and cognitive modeling.
His papers are published in international journals, books, conference proceedings.
He is also active as a multimedia designer and producer.