Francesco Conti received the Ph.D. degree in electronic engineering from the University of Bologna, Italy, in 2016. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the DEI Department of the University of Bologna.
From 2016 to 2020, he held a research grant in the DEI department of University of Bologna and a position as postdoctoral researcher at the Integrated Systems Laboratory of ETH Zurich in the Digital Systems group.
His research focuses on the development of deep learning based intelligence on top of ultra-low power, ultra-energy efficient programmable Systems-on-Chip.
His research work has resulted in more than 40 publications in international conferences and journals
and has been awarded several times, including the 2020 IEEE TCAS-I Darlington Best Paper Award.