Francesco A. Massucci is the director of R&D at SIRIS Academic. He holds a M.Sc. in Physics (2007) and a PhD in Applied Mathematics (2012) in the field of Complex Systems. He is the co-author of several scientific publications in major peer-reviewed international journals and he has been a speaker in many international top scientific conferences. At SIRIS, he helps strategic decision making for RDI by devising tools built on data science and natural language processing techniques.