Stefano Rizzi

Full Professor, PhD
University of Bologna

Viale Risorgimento, 2 - 40136 Bologna (ITALY)
Tel. +39-051-2093542
Fax +39-051-2093540

C.d.L. in Ingegneria e Scienze Informatiche
University of Bologna
Via Sacchi, 3 - 47521 Cesena (ITALY)
Tel. +39-0547-338845
Fax +39-0547-338054



Stefano Rizzi received his Ph.D. in 1996 from the University of Bologna, Italy. Since 2005 he is Full Professor at the University of Bologna. He has published more than 150 papers in international refereed journals and conferences mainly in the fields of data warehousing, business intelligence, and pattern recognition, and a research book on data warehouse design. He is member of the steering committee of the ACM International Workshop on Data Warehousing and OLAP (DOLAP) and of the editorial board of the Data and Knowledge Engineering Journal of Elsevier, and has been a member of the steering committee of the International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER). In 2003 he was program chair of the Sixth DOLAP Workshop, hosted by CIKM. In 2008 and 2016 he was area editor for data warehousing for the Springer Encyclopedia of Database Systems. In 2012 he was general co-chair of ER. In 2013 he co-chaired the First International Workshop on Social Business Intelligence (SoBI), hosted by the ADBIS Conference, and was guest editor of the IJDWM special issue including selected papers from SoBI and EDA. In 2017 he co-chaired the PhD Consortium of the ADBIS Conference. In 2020 he was appointed ER Fellow from the ER Steering Committee. He participated in the H2020-ICT-2015 TOREADOR project on big data analytics and in several national research projects contracts with companies. His research interests include data warehouse design and business intelligence, in particular OLAP on NoSQL data, social business intelligence, and analysis services for big data.