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Lorenzo Rossi

Research Manager
Research Manager

Office

Technology Transfer Directorate

Patent

Contacts

Via Morego, 30, I-16163 Genova, Italy
+39 010 2896 489
+39 33 46532958
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About

SUMMARY

Intellectual Property Manager.
Management of vast patent portfolios (250+ families, 700+ patent / patent applications) .
Over six years of experience as Patent Office Manager (5+ FTE).
Over seven years of experience as Technology Transfer Professional.
Electronic engineer, with broad experience in embedded firmware and networking.

 

EXPERIENCE

Intellectual Property Manager at Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
September 2012 – Present (5 years 11 months)
• Intellectual Property Manager (Technology Transfer Directorate)
• Patent Office Manager (6+ FTE)(Technology Transfer Directorate)
• Strategy planning and execution, management, budgeting and reporting of the Intellectual Property Portfolio including Patents, Copyright and Trademarks

Intellectual Property Manager at Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
January 2011 – September 2012 (1 year 9 months)
• Intellectual Property Manager (Technology Transfer Directorate)
• Set-up of the patent office and initial strategy planning, management and budgeting of the Intellectual Property portfolio including Patents, Copyright and Trademarks
• Draft and review of the relevant policies and compliance due diligence
• Patentability analysis, Freedom to operate, Infringement, Landscaping

Engineering Manager at Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
October 2007 - December 2010 (3 years 3 months)
• Chief Engineer (5+ FTE)
• Engineering of long-term European projects
• Engineering of complex embedded systems
• Drafting and reviewing scientific publications
System Test Engineer at Magneti Marelli S.p.A. - Electronic Systems and Powertrain
May 2007 - October 2007 (6 months)
• Testing department
• Architectural design of embedded testing software for info-telematic on-board equipment with Freescale MPC52XX microprocessors and real-time OS WindRiver VxWorks (customers FIAT, Lancia, Maserati, Audi, Aston Martin, Citroën, Peugeot, SsangYong)

Team Leader at Nokia Siemens Networks
January 2007 - May 2007 (5 months)
• Embedded Software R&D Team Leader (4 FTE)
• New generation radio equipment portfolio
• Architectural design of embedded software for radio systems equipped with Freescale MPC82XX/MPC85XX microprocessors and Linux OS

Team Leader at Siemens
January 2004 - December 2006 (3 years)
• Embedded Software R&D Team Leader (6 FTE)
• WayMAX base station IEEE 802.16-2004
• Architectural design of embedded software for radio systems equipped with Freescale MPC82XX/ MPC85XX microprocessors and real-time operating system WindRiver VxWorks
• Architecture and design of Boot Loader, Board Support Package and TCP/IP networking
Software designer at Siemens
July 1996 - December 2003 (7 years 6 months)
• Embedded Software R&D
• Architectural design of embedded software for radio systems equipped with Freescale MPC82XX/MPC85XX microprocessors and real-time OS WindRiver VxWorks
• Design and implementation of Boot loader, Board Support Package and TCP/IP networking
software

Consultant at CNIT (Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni)
January 1993 - June 1996 (3 years 6 months)
• LabNET project, consortium operative unit C/O University of Napoli Federico II
• Telecommunications infrastructure for experimental remote labs
• Analysis and evaluation of different products for broadband LAN and Campus Networks Interconnection design of telecommunications LAN/MAN systems with wireless networks

Consultant at CNIT (Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni)
January 1990 - December 1992 (3 years)
• LabNET project, consortium operative unit C/O University of Napoli Federico II
• Methods and technologies for experimental remote labs
• Analysis and evaluation of different middle-ware software for multivendor application integration

 

EDUCATION

Università degli Studi di Genova
Master's Degree, Electronic Engineering

Università degli Studi di Genova
Professional engineering practice examination

Convey Intellectual Property
Operative Master, Intellectual Property

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

• 15 Scientific publications
• 3 Patents
• 15 edX certifications
• 2 Languages (Italian native proficiency, English full professional proficiency)

 

INTERESTS

Stock Market, Finance, Massive Online Open Courses, Books

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