Igor Nai Fovino serves as Deputy Head of the Cyber and Digital Citizen Security Unit within the European Commission's Joint Research Centre. He coordinates the scientific activities concerning cyber-security, privacy and digital identity providing support to the conception, design and assessment of EU policies. He holds a Ph.D. in computer security. His research fields belong to the area of Cyber-Security of Critical Infrastructures, Intrusion Detection Techniques, Malware, Cryptography, Data Mining and Blockchain technologies. In this field, he is author of more than a hundred of scientific papers and science for policy reports.