Ms Valeria Pesce
Professional Title: Advisor/Consultant
Other: Information systems manager
Primary domain: information science
Organization name: Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)
Organization type: Government/Public Services
City / Country: Rome - Italy
Information systems specialist and project manager at the Global Forum on Agricultural Research. Working also in the Secretariat of the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition initiative (GODAN). Interested especially in the design and planning of information systems and tools based on "loosely-coupled" distributed architectures and agricultural information management standards, with special focus on information exchange and interoperability. Part of my work also consists in project management and participation in relevant initiatives and meetings (conferences, workshops). Successfully concluded: management of Work Package 5 in the EC-funded agINFRA project. Currently managing the CIARD RING and AgriProfiles projects and representing FAO and GFAR in the Big Data Europe H2020 project.