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     Date Submitted:13-09-2011
     Last Modified:13-09-2011 (09:15)
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     Current job:Senior Manager
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Europe only
     Date available:within 2 months
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Operators, , , Business Services, Consulting/Engineering Services
     KeywordsProject Management ECCS Space Standards Ground Segment Architectures
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    Personal information

     

     

     

    Nationality

    Italian

     

     

    Date of birth

    29/04/1969

     

     

    Gender

    Male

     

     

    Occupational field

    Program Manager / Project Manager in Space and Maritime Safety Domain ICT Projects

     

     

    Work experience

     

     

     

    Dates

    1997-today

    Occupation or position held

    Executive Manager.

    Head of the Environmental Applications Department (EAD) at Advanced Computer Systems (ACS) SpA – Italy

    The department, which counts 5 permanent specialists + additional 8-12 resources allocated on project basis, develops ICT solutions for Earth Observation from Space, Maritime Safety and Security and Traffic Control, Environmental and Disaster Management applications.

    Main customers include European Space Agency (ESA), EUMETSAT, European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA), EU Satellite Centre, National Space Agencies Worldwide, Civil Protection, European Union, Public Administration, insurance companies.

     

    Activity of Program Manager includes (see below for activities as Project Manager):

    -          Resource management within the EAD optimising resource usage and delivery timeliness, management of conflicts and project risks.

    -          Business development; coordination of technical/commercial offers in response to ITTs company promotion with public speeches in international symposia;

    Main activities and responsibilities

    Project Manager (expect where otherwise specified) in the following projects(only main projects are quoted, from most recent to oldest):

     

    12/2010 ongoing

    EMSA (European Maritime Safety Agency) Integrated Maritime Data Environment (IMDatE). The project aims at federating all the Enterprise IT business services into a unique SOA based system, which handles dynamic data for 100.000+ ships worldwide, with the objective of improving the quality of services offered towards maritime safety. These include search and rescue, coastal traffic control, anti-piracy, oil spill monitoring, etc. The project is developed in coordination with CLS, as a subcontractor. Frame Contract budget (currently the EMSA largest) is about 4 MEuro.

     

     

    11/2009 ongoing  

    EMSA(European Maritime Safety Agency) Clean Sea Net Data Centre (CSN-DC): it is a 4 years frame-contract for the development of a modern Data Centre mainly focussed at monitoring oil spill pollution. CSN-DC is currently a leading project in EMSA aiming at integrating multi-source heterogeneous data, in order to coordinate the whole EMSA workflow. ACS has proposed a technical solution almost entirely based on the end-to-end PDGS solutions currently installed in the main Space Agencies world-wide. ACS is prime contractor of an international industrial team, which includes GMV. Frame Contract budget is about 2 Meuro.

     

    09/2009 Ongoing

    ESA DUE DesertWatch-E: extension of the DesertWatch project (see below), to include African and Latin America countries in the analysis of desertification. ACS is prime contractor of an international consortium.

     

    11/2007 – 04/2010

    ESA User Service Next Generation (USNG): the project aims at fully redesigning the new generation of ESA user services (e.g. 3D web catalogue, automated ordering and follow-up, CRM, etc.). It represents the precursor of the ESA User Service in the Sentinel 1/2/3 and GMES Coordinated Data Access era. Besides introducing innovative technological data access paradigms, USNG integrates the ESA DAIL and exploits the HMA protocol for a multi-provider multi-platform EO data access. ACS was prime contractor of an international industrial team.

     

    04/2009 – 04/2010

    EUSC Reference Facility (RF): EUSC-RF is a multi-phased project aiming at modernisation of the EUSC Centre, for improving capacity and efficiency of early warning and crisis monitoring. Through adoption of modern interoperability standards, e.g. OGC, HMA, Reference model for Distributed Processing, BPEL Orchestrator, the RF system allows EUSC migration from an individual set of desktop applications, managed independently, towards a coordinated centre-wide Workflow Management System. ACS was prime contractor of an international industrial team.

     

    02/2007 – 04/2009

    ASI (Italian Space Agency)

    Volcanic/Seismic Risk Decision Support Systemsfor the Italian Civil Protection (proposal manager and system engineering): these 2 projects, aim at implementing EO based integrated information systems for real time monitoring and management of geophysical risks, as a service supply for the Italian Civil Protection Department. ACS was prime contractor of a consortium which includes the National Research Council and the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology.

     

    09/2004 – 09/2008

    ESA DUE DesertWatch: user oriented application for combating desertification using Remote Sensing and GIS analysis tools. ACS was prime contractor of an international consortium.

     

    02/2003 – 02/2006

    EUMETSAT EPS Calibration Validation Facility(proposal technical leader and system engineering): development of the Calibration Validation facility for the EUMETSAT EPS Metop mission. ACS was prime contractor of an international consortium.

     

       10/2002 -10/2006

    RIADE: new technologies for combating desertification, in which ACS developed 3D visualization, analysis and modelling tools. This large RTD project, involving a team of 100+ engineers and researchers, integrated multi-source heterogeneous data types (EO data, in-situ measurements, meteorological information) and implemented new 3D displaying paradigms. The project was carried out in consortium with ENEA and University of Sassari. The project was financed by the Italian Ministry of University and Research.

     

    10/1997 – 10/2002

    ESA Envisat IECF (Instrument Engineering Calibration Facility): ESA project for the in-flight calibration and validation of the Envisat-1 instruments. ACS was prime contractor. Responsible for the development of the Calibration processor for the ASAR instrument. During this phase 2 years were spent directly in the ESRIN offices (for integration activities) and 4 months in the ESA ESTEC offices (for supporting the commisioning phase)

    Name and address of employer

    Advanced Computer System A.C.S. S.p.A.

    Via della Bufalotta, 378,

    00139 Rome- Italy

    Type of business or sector

    ACS is a designer and integrator of software solution with advanced technology content. Its main activities is focused on Payload Data Ground Segment for Earth Observation satellites and development of EO based applications for the environment and maritime safety.

    Dates

    1996-1997

    Occupation or position held

    Project Designer

    Main activities and responsibilities

    Design of the project GIS&Remote Sensing, aimed at defining a push-button solution for generating GIS products starting from remote sensing images.

    Name and address of employer

    Planetek Italia S.r.l.,

    Via Massaua 12,

    70123 Bari, Italy

    Type of business or sector

    The company, since 1994, is active in the development of information solutions for storage, elaboration and distribution of cartographic databases and satellite remotely sensed images.

    Dates

    1995-1996

    Occupation or position held

    Scholarship Researcher

    Main activities and responsibilities

    Development of a software mathematical model for forecasting the soil erosion in the whole Scottish land.

    Name and address of employer

    MLURI (Macaulay Land Use Research Institute),

    Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, AB15 8QH, UK

    Type of business or sector

    The MLURI is an international centre for research and consultancy on the environmental and social consequences of rural land uses.

    Dates

    1994-1995

    Occupation or position held

    Scholarship Researcher

    Main activities and responsibilities

    Development of applications for interferometric SAR phase unwrapping, using FFT techniques.

    Name and address of employer

    ASI, Italian Space Agency, Centro di Geodesia Spaziale 'Giuseppe Colombo', 75100 Matera, Italy

    Type of business or sector

    The Italian Space Agency came into being in 1988. Its purpose is to coordinate all of Italy's efforts and investments in the space sector that had begun in the 1960s.

     

     

    Education and training

     

    Dates

    1992

    Title of qualification awarded

    University Degree in Geology (with Full-honours)

    Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

      Thesis in hydrogeology

     

    Name and type of organisation providing education and training

     University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

     

    Level in national or international classification

    Degree 110/110 cum laude

     

     

    Personal skills and competences

     

     

     

    Mother tongue(s)

    Italian

     

     

    Other language(s)

    English, French, Spanish

    Social skills and competences

    -          Team work and leading: 15 years of project leadership and management, with complex teaming boundary conditions, both internal and external.

    -          Attitude to negotiation: participation to the project negotiation phases and bilateral negotiation with the project partners and with the final customer.

    -          Excellent communication skills developed in project presentation and in general company promotion in public speeches world-wide.

    Organisational skills and competences

    -          Coordination of large international consortia including industrial sector and public research institutes

    -          Cost and schedule control (EVM)

    -          Process optimisation

    Technical skills and competences

    -          ICT lifecycle management according to the Space ECCS standards

    -          Space instruments processors Cal/Val and Quality Control

    -          PDGS architectures

    -          Requirements analysis and architectural design (UML)

    -          GIS and OGC standards

    Computer skills and competences

    -          Excellent knowledge of the main programming and SW design languages (e.g. UML).

    -          Advanced usage of Office Automation packages for managing projects and human resources.

    -          Mastering of various tools (mainly the Rational Suite, including Rose, RequisitePro, etc.) for design engineering and for project maintenance, requirements traceability,  verification and validation.

    Publications

    -          P. Castracane, G. Pace, E. Lopinto, S. Paloscia, E. Santi, D. D’aria, C. Ginnico, F. Dell’Acqua, M. Aldrighi, N. Pierdicca, F. Pelliccia, S. Tebaldini. “The SIASGE system: joint X-L SAR bands for emergency management”, IGARSS 2010

    -          M. Paganini, G. Pace, P. Castracane, G. Del Barrio, H. Van Delden, M. Iannetta, J. Hill, C. Zucca, D. Fernendez Prieto. “Monitoring Desertification Using EO Space Technologies, The ESA DUE DesertWatch Project”, IGARSS 2009.

    -          Alfari, G. Pace, A. Ali and H. Trebossen, “Water Management in West Africa: Experience of the ESA TIGER WADE Project”, IGARSS 2009.

    -          R. Pérez-López, R. Sáez, A. M. Álvarez-Valero, J. M.  Nieto , G. Pace, “Combination of sequential chemical extraction and modelling of dam-break wave propagation to aid assessment of risk related to the possible collapse of a roasted sulphide tailings dam”, Science of the Total Environment, Volume 407, Num. 21, October,  15, 2009.

    -          A.Arledler, P.Castracane, A. Marin, S.Mica, G.Pace, M.Quartulli, G. Vaglio Laurin, I.Alfari, H. Trebossen, “Detecting water bodies and water related features in the Niger basin (Niamey area) using SAR data: the ESA TIGER WADE project”, ESA TIGER Innovator Initiative Book, 2008.

    -          G. Pace, G. Vaglio Laurin, L. Pires Do Rosario, M. Sciortino, “Space for the UNCCD and the DesertWatch Project”, proceeding of the ESA Envisat Symposium, 2007, 23-27 April Montreux, Switzerland.

    -          Wu W., Zucca C. Pace G., 2007. “Analyses on land use dynamics in Sardinia in the recent decades”. Accepted for oral presentation to the FLUD Conference “Framing Land Use Dynamics II”. Held from 18-20 April 2007, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

    -          G. Pace, P. Castracane, Claudio Zucca, Weicheng Wu , “Sviluppo di un algoritmo di classificazione automatico per la generazionedi mappe di land cover finalizzate al monitoraggio della desertificazione” Atti della 10° conferenza annuale ASITA 2006, 14-17 Novembre Bolzano.

    -          P. Laureano, G. Pace, M. Quartulli. “Automatic detection of foggaras using remote sensing”. Proceedings International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation Processing in the Assessment and Monitoring of Land Degradation and Desertification- State of the Art and Operational Perspectives. September 7th to 9th, 2005, Trier (Germany).

    -          M. Quartulli, G. Pace, P. Laureano, M. Burgi. “Traditional Saharan underground canalization mapping from C-band SAR”. Proceedings ESA-EUSC 2005: Image Information Mining – Theory and Application to Earth Observation, ESRIN, Frascati (Italy) October 5-7, 2005

    References

    ESA, EUMETSAT, EMSA, EUSC references can be provided upon request.



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