Dr. Aldo Dagnino has over 20 years experience in the software industry and he is currently leading advanced industrial analytics projects in the Corporate Research Center organization of ABB. He is also Adjunct Assistant Faculty Member in the Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University where he conducts collaborative research with other Faculty Members and teaches graduate courses in the Department. Dr. Dagnino has also worked in the area of knowledge-intensive systems applied to manufacturing and robotics. Dr. Dagnino actively worked in the area of Software Engineering helping ABB organizations improve their software development activities. Dr. Dagnino was Director of a software development group at the SAS institute in the manufacturing analytics department.