Roberto Confalonieri

Roberto Confalonieri is Assistant Professor at the Free University of Bolzano-Bozen (Italy). He holds a Ph.D. in Artifi cial Intelligence (with distinction) from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (Spain) and a Computer Science degree from the University of Bologna. He worked both in industry and in academia, as R&D engineer at NaradaRobotics S.L., Assistant Professor at the University of Barcelona (2016), and postdoctoral researcher at the Artifi cial Intelligence Research Institute of the Spanish National Research Council (2013-2016) in Barcelona, at Goldsmiths College, University of London (2012-2013), and at the `Institute de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse’ (2011-2012) in France. His research interests include formalisms for reasoning with incomplete and uncertain information, agreement technologies, such as decision making and argumentation, and socio-technical systems. More recently, he is interested in computational models of concept invention, computational astrology, and technology transfer. He can be reached at

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