Marco Pistoia (IBM New York)
Thursday, 21.11.2013, 10:30
Dr. Marco Pistoia received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from New York University in May 2005. He is a Manager, Research Staff Member and Master Inventor at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in New York, where he leads the Mobile Middleware and Language-based Security group. He has authored numerous conference papers, journal articles and books in the areas of programming languages, program analysis and security. He is the inventor of thirty patents. He has been the recipient of two ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Awards. In the course of his career, he has designed and implemented numerous static-analysis components and contributed large amounts of code to IBM’s main products for software quality and security enforcement. Dr. Pistoia is also an Adjunct Professor at New York University, and has lectured at numerous research institutions worldwide.