Moreno Marzolla graduated in Computer Science from the Università "Ca' Foscari" di Venezia (Italy) in 1998, and got a PhD in Computer Science from the same University in 2004. From 1998 to 2001 he was a software engineer at the Italian National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN). From 2004 to 2005 he was a post-doc researcher at the Università "Ca' Foscari" di Venezia. From 2005 to 2009 he was again with INFN supported by the EU-funded projects EGEE, OMII-Europe and EGEE-3. He served as co-chair the Production Grids Infrastructure (PGI) Working Group at the Open Grid Forum. In November 2009 he joined the department of Computer Science and Engineering of the University of Bologna where he currently is associate professor. His research interests include systems performance modeling, parallel algorithms, and complex systems analysis.