:: Dr Alberto Di Meglio
Dr Alberto Di Meglio
Alberto Di Meglio graduated in Aerospace Engineering at the
Politecnico di Milano in 1993 and received a Ph.D. in Electronic
and Electrical Engineering at the University of Birmingham in
After serving as officer in the Italian Navy, Alberto joined
the Electrical & Electronic School of the University of Birmingham
where he worked as Research Associate and industrial liaison
from 1995 to 1997 as part of the EC-funded Vertlink communications
In 1998 he joined CERN where he worked for three years as systems
engineer in the Information Technology Division. During that
period, Alberto was responsible for a number of projects in
the field of networked and web systems and representative in
the High Energy Physics Windows NT working group.
In 2001 he left CERN to fund a software company developing a
multi-platform system for the management and monitoring of distributed
systems using the WBEM standards. During this period Alberto
was Chief Technology Officer and R&D Manager responsible for
development, integration and testing of the company software.
In 2003, he was appointed by CERN as Software Integration Manager
in the JRA1 activity of the EGEE project, where he took the
position of leader of the gLite Build, Integration and Quality
Assurance Cluster. In January 2006 he was appointed project
leader of the ETICS project, whose major goal is the set up
of an international automated build and test infrastructure
dedicated to the grid and other distributed software projects.
He is a member of the Italian Board of Engineers, a Charted
Engineer of the ITF (IEE) and member of the IEEE.