Chiara FERRONI is a Cluster Manager and Senior Business Analyst at Torino Wireless. She is in charge of the Regional ICT Innovation Cluster (PoloICT), which supports the development of innovative R&D projects: building partnerships, editing R&D proposals, evaluating and selecting the best projects in terms of innovation, business return and budgeting. She is also in charge of the activities related to European projects, working closely with local, regional, national and European stakeholders. She also works with the City of Turin in different initiatives related to Smart City and Smart Mobility. She has a wide knowledge of the ICT industry as she works with small, medium and large hightech enterprises focused on new paradigms such as Internet of Things, Intelligent Transport Systems, Mobile technologies, Cloud Computing, and on technology innovation for Smart Cities and Communities. She graduated in Management Engineering from the Politecnico di Torino (Italy) and has completed two business administration courses at UCLA, California (USA).