Giovanni Garifo

Giovanni Garifo

Phone: +39 011 090 5954

IT Manager

Giovanni Garifo graduated in 2019 in Software Engineering at Politecnico di Torino with a master thesis titled "Deep Learning on Academic Knowledge Graphs", where he showed how advanced deep learning algorithms for graphs entities embedding and semantic web technologies can be used to empower a recommendation systems aimed at the academic community of the Politecnico.

He joined the Nexa Center in january 2017, after graduating in Computer Engineering at Politecnico di Torino, as IT Manager and Software Developer.

He's the Lead Software Developer behind Geranium, a search engine for the exploration of the academic community of the Politecnido di Torino built using Semantic Web and Deep Learning technologies.

He's CTO and Co-Founder of Column, a startup founded in 2019 that operates in the news media sector.

His main research interests are in web technologies and machine learning applied to semantic graphs.
More information about his projects can be found on his Github profile:

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