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Fortunato Sorrentino

  • dr. ing.
  • Member of Laboratory of Education Technology
  • University of Florence
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Fortunato Sorrentino is currently and since 2002 an ICT consultant acting as an independent professional in the sector of Education. He has been a member of the Working Group on Training & Careers of Aitech-Assinform, the Italian IT Industry Association, and he is member of LTE, Laboratory of Educational Technologies, Faculty of Education, University of Florence, where he has a teaching assignment in Knowledge Management. Among his recent activities there has been research on the subjects of Ambient Intelligence and Personal Knowledge Management, with authoring in 2006 a book published by Erickson Editor dealing with these subjects. Previously to 2002 Fortunato Sorrentino spent an extended career first as a university researcher then with several IT multinational companies, among which Bull Int’l and Control Data, as a manager in Product Marketing, Product Planning or as a technologist, systems architect, consultant. His experience covers the fields of enterprise software systems, telecommunications, distributed systems architectures, e-Knowledge and e-learning. Fortunato Sorrentino holds a Master degree in E-learning Management and Design of the Univeristy of Florence (2004) and a Laurea of Dr. in Electronics Engineering of Politecnico of Torino (1965).

Recent publications

  • Digital collaboration

    • Sorrentino F
    • Calvani A

Professional experience

Member of Laboratory of Education Technology

University of Florence

July 2004 - Present


Master Degree in E-learning Management and Design of the University of Florence - with Honors

Università degli Studi di Firenze

July 2004

Laurea di Dottore in Ingengeria Elettronica

Politecnico di Torino

July 1965

Co-authors (1)

  • Hendrik Drachsler
  • Lucia Bertini

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