Marco Brambilla

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Name:Marco Brambilla

Marco Brambilla is Associate Professor at Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Elettronica Informazione e Bioingegneria. He leads the DEIB Data Science Lab at Politecnico di Milano ( He works on several research projects related to data science and Web science, Web and mobile software modeling, Web services, Web and enterprise search, Semantic Web, business process management, semistructured data mapping, web search, crowdsourcing, Internet of Things (IoT), social media monitoring and analytics. He is shareholder of WebRatio (, based on IFML (Interaction Flow Modeling Language), and shareholder of Fluxedo ( He is one of the inventors of WebML ( and IFML (, an international standard on user interaction modeling adopted by the OMG in 2014.

His interests include conceptual models, tools, and methods for Web applications, services, search engine development. He works on user interaction, semantic Web, social network analysis, crowdsourcing and business process design. He received his Ph.D. at Politecnico di Milano in 2005. He has been a visiting researcher at Cisco Systems (CA) and at UCSD (University of California, San Diego). He is coauthor of the books: Web Information Retrieval (Springer, 2013), and Model-driven Software Development in Practice (Morgan-Claypool, 2012), Designing Data-Intensive Web Applications (Morgan-Kauffman, 2003), Interaction Flow Modeling Language: Model-Driven UI Engineering of Web and Mobile Apps with IFML (Morgan-Kaufmann, 2014). He also authored several other teaching books and scientific articles, published on major international conferences and journals. He is active in teaching and industrial consulting projects on MDSE, BPM, SOA, and enterprise architectures, as well as in startup and entrepreneurial activities related to Web and mobile technologies, social networking and customer fidelization.

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Twitter: @marcobrambi

Affiliation:Politecnico di Milano
Research interests:Model-driven Software Engineering, Crowdsourcing, Data science, Big Data Analysis


MODELS 2021 Committee Member in PC - Foundations Track within the Technical Papers-track
MODELS 2020 Panelist of Panel: Modeling in the era of data within the Panel-track
DSM'19 PC Member in Program Committee within the DSM'19-track
SLE 2018 Committee Member in Program Committee within the SLE 2018-track
SLE 2017 Author of Better Call the Crowd. Using Crowdsourcing to Shape the Notation of Domain-Specific Languages within the SLE-track
DSM 2016 Committee Member in Program Committee within the DSM-track
Mobile! 2016 Committee Member in Program Committee within the Mobile!-track
Author of A Model-Based Method for Seamless Web and Mobile Experience within the Mobile!-track
MobileDeLi 2015 Author of Automatic Code Generation for Cross-platform, Multi-Device Mobile Apps: Some Reflections from an Industrial Experience within the MobileDeLi-track
SLE 2015 Author of An Empirical Study on Simplification of Business Process Modeling Languages within the SLE-track
Committee Member in Program Committee within the SLE-track
Session Chair of Formal Modeling and Language Validation (part of SLE)
Committee Member in Program Committee within the SLE-track