Giovanni Chierico graduated in Electrical Engineering at the University of
Padova (Italy), with a thesis on satellite telecommunication (DVB-S).
He currently holds a staff position at CERN, in the IT-AIS-HR (Human
Resources Management) section, developing and supporting J2EE and Oracle
based applications. He previously worked at the San Diego Supercomputer
Center (CGI/Perl/Unix), has been a consultant on .NET technologies and
developed Linux based web applications.