Nexa Staff


Antonio Santangelo Selina Fenoglietto Antonio Vetrò Giacomo Conti
Anita Botta Giovanni Garifo Marco Conoscenti Elena Beretta

staff research fellow

Antonio Santangelo

Phone: +39 011 090 5954

Senior Research Fellow

Antonio Santangelo is a semiotician. He teaches Semiotics and philosophy of language, Textual Semiotics and New Media Languages at the eCampus University, and Semiotics of television programmes at the University of Turin. more >

Selina Fenoglietto

Selina Fenoglietto

Phone: +39 011 090 7217

Administrative Manager

Selina Fenoglietto joined the Nexa Center for Internet & Society in May 2009 as administrative assistant. She holds a Bachelor degree in Economics from the University of Torino and her former experiences include the administrative management of projects funded by the European Commission, the World Bank and the Italian Foreign Office. From December 2010, she is the administrative manager of the Center.

staff research fellow

Antonio Vetrò

Phone: +39 011 090 7216

Senior Research Fellow

Antonio Vetrò was Director of Research at the Nexa Center for Internet and Society at Politecnico di Torino (Italy). Formerly, he has been research fellow in the Software and System Engineering Department at Technische Universität München (Germany) and junior scientist at Fraunhofer Center for Experimental Software Engineering (MD, USA) more >

Giacomo Conti

Giacomo Conti graduated in Law in Turin in 2018. Moved by a great passion regarding information technology since he was little, he has been working at the NEXA Center for two years. more >

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Anita Botta

Phone: +39 011 090 7219

Communication Manager

Anita Botta holds a Master Degree in Communication and Media Cultures in 2019 at the University of Turin. In Nexa she is in charge of communication and press office.more >

it manager

Giovanni Garifo

Phone: +39 011 090 7216

IT Manager

Giovanni Garifo graduated in december 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. more >

phd student

Marco Conoscenti

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Marco Conoscenti received the M.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering from Politecnico di Torino in October 2015. He joined the Nexa Center in November 2015 as PhD student under the supervision of Prof. De Martin. more >

Elena Beretta

Elena Beretta

PhD Student (until May 2021)

Elena Beretta  is now a postdoctoral researcher at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. She is also a member of the User-Centric Data Science group (VU). She received the Ph.D. degree in Computer and Control Engineering from Polytechnic University of Turin in May 2021, with a thesis entitled “Algorithms for Social Good: A Study of Fairness and Bias in Automated Data-Driven Decision-Making Systems”. more >

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