Eng. Ph.D Michela Paolucci, is researcher at the University of Florence, working at DINFO, Department of Information Engineering (Computer Science Department, dipartimento di ingegneria dell'informazione). She received her degree in Telecommunications Engineering in 2007, and the Ph.D. degree in Telematics and Information Society in 2012. Her research studies are related to: Smart Cities, ETL processes, Social Media, design and implementation of Best Practice Networks; design and implementation of matchmaking, crowdfunding and crowdsourcing activities; social media analysis, user profiling, data modelling, study and realization of ontologies, collaborative work, advanced systems for knowledge management, analysis of human behaviours; IPR models. She has participated in several projects, including: Replicate, Resolute, Km4City, Sii-Mobility, SACVAR, OSIM, Coll@bora, APRETOSCANA, ECLAP, Axmedis, IMAESTRO, Mobile Medicine. She has published technical articles in international journals and conferences on the above topics.