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Marco Sacco

Project Manager (PM) / CNR

Marco Sacco
National Research Council of Italy - ITIA
Senior Researcher


Marco Sacco, during his 18 years experience he has been coordinator of 3 EU projects in the area of Virtual and Augmented reality and simulation (VFF: Virtual Factory Framework large project FPVII-NMP #228595, DiFac: Digital Factory for human oriented production systems, STReP project, FPVI-IST #035079, Kobas: Knowledge Based Customized Services for Traditional Manufacturing Sectors Provided by a Network of High Tech SMEs, STReP for SME project, FPVI-NMP #505339) and manager for ITIA of 20 research projects, 3 of which were involved with partners from China, 1 from Canada and 1 from Korea.
He is Responsible for the Virtual Lab at ITIA-CNR. He has given seminars on Virtual Reality and 3D simulation at ITIA-CNR (inside of national projects and master courses) as well at Chinese, Brazilian, Korean and Canadian Universities (inside of bi-lateral cooperation agreement).
He has more than 60 publications, including papers in academic journals and conference proceedings on the following topics: Applied Robotics, Machines, Computer Simulation of Manufacturing Systems, Extended Enterprise Modelling, and Virtual Reality for manufacturing, simulation and training.