Professor, University of Bologna, Italy
Abstract Title: Why Big Data Cannot Evolve Without Social Scientists
Giampiero Giacomello is Associate Professor of Political Science with the Department of Political and Social Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy, where he teaches cybersecurity and strategic studies. Previously he held research and teaching positions (visiting) at several American and European universities. His research interests include cybersecurity, social computing and simulation methods. He has authored and co-edited various volumes and published several articles in Safety Science, Defense Economics, International Spectator, European Political Science, International Studies Review, European Security, International Political Science Review and others. Dr. Giacomello is a regular contributor on defense and security issues for Italian dailies.