Chief Innovation Officer
Dr. Giovanni Rimassa is Chief Innovation Officer at Martel, supporting business development, market positioning and commercialisation activities of the company as a whole, as well as leading research and innovation initiatives with a particular focus around Artificial Intelligence and Human-Centered AI. Operating across Martel Consulting, Lab, and Media, Giovanni will provide stewardship to ideas, approaches and applications from research validation through technology transfer and product conception and/or engineering.
Giovanni’s steady commitment to innovation resulted in a 20 year professional path between academia and industry. He authored more than 50 peer-reviewed publications and participated in several research projects within national and European programmes. On the ICT industry’s side, he was first a co-founder of Frametech srl and then moved on to Whitestein Technologies AG, where he served for 15 years as senior researcher and product manager for intelligent, autonomic, and goal-oriented software products in business process management, wealth banking, insurance, and other domains.
Giovanni holds a Ph.D. in Information Engineering from Università di Parma, obtained with a Thesis titled “Runtime Support for Distributed Multi-Agent Systems”, detailing his research and engineering contribution to the JADE Open Source middleware for multi-agent systems.
Posts from Giovanni Rimassa
- 15Apr 2020
Like many Martel colleagues, customers, and partners, I have used many different kinds of online communication software along the past twenty-five years; not only as a professional working internationally on innovation projects in the academic and corporate world, but also as an Italian emigrant with family in three nations....
- 14May 2020
Martel’s CIO, Dr Giovanni Rimassa looks at how good understanding of digital technology, combined with social science and humanities into a holistic professional ethos is your best guide and best chance to thrive during this crisis and, more importantly, beyond....