Paolo Spagnolo received an engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Lecce, Italy, in 2002. Since then, he has been with the Italian National Research Council, working on several research topics regarding artificial intelligence and computer vision. He has studied techniques and methodologies for multidimensional digital signal processing, signal features extraction, supervised and unsupervised classification of signals, convolutional neural networks (CNN), and hyper- and multi-spectral imaging. He is the author of more than eighty papers on artificial intelligence. He also acts as a reviewer for several international journals. He has participated in several international projects in image and video analysis. He has been regularly invited to take part in the scientific committees of national and international conferences.