Luca Fanucci VP Conferences University of Pisa IEEE Region: 8 (Africa, Europe, Middle East) Email Biography Luca Fanucci got the Laurea and the Ph.D. degrees in Electronic Engineering from the University of Pisa in 1992 and 1996, respectively. From 1992 to 1996, he was with the European Space Agency - ESTEC, Noordwijk (NL), as a research fellow. From 1996 to 2004 he was a senior researcher of the Italian National Research Council in Pisa. He is Professor of Microelectronics at the University of Pisa. His research interests include several aspects of design technologies for integrated circuits and electronic systems, with particular emphasis on system-level design, hardware/software co-design and sensor conditioning and data fusion. The main applications areas are in the field of wireless communications, low power multimedia, automotive, healthcare, ambient assisted living and technical aids for independent living. He is co-author of more than 400 journal and conference papers and co-inventor of more than 40 patents. He served in several technical programme committees of international conferences. He was Program Chair of DSD 2008 and DATE 2014 and General Chair of DATE 2016. He is a member of the editorial board of Elsevier Microprocessors and Microsystems Journal, IET Computers & Digital Techniques Journal and IOS Press Technology and Disability Journal. He is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.