Ivan Vaccari is a PhD student in computer science and research fellow in the Network Security Group at CNR. He obtained his MSc Degree Cum Laude in Computer Engineering from the University of Genoa, Italy, with a thesis entitled “Study of security issues on ZigBee networks in reference to the Internet of Things phenomenon”. For this work, he received a price for the “Best project 2017” for IoT networks implementation offered by the company ABB.
His research activities are focused on cyber security, in particular in IoT and network security. His main activities are focused on the development of blockchain solution and on the implementation of Internet of Things networks for monitoring sensitive data and ensuring a secure communication of information through networks.