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Paolo Rossetti


Expert in process and performance improvement through people interventions like blended learning, organization redesign, process optimization, roles definition, knowledge sharing and community management, eLearning, change management and idea management.

Experience with Lean Six Sigma, passion connected with extensive experience with Visual thinking and visual representation of knowledge (mind maps and visual tools).

Designed, implemented and rolled out several tools and job aids for many Customers internationally for Sun Microsystems and as an Information Engineer. The tools where developed and rolled out to manage competencies (DDI), roles definition, process improvement, organization analysis and design, performance improvement, retention and selection tools, front end analysis and need analysis, knowledge evaluation (all 4 Kirckpatric levels).

Researched and tested in a project at Sun Microsystems and at the University of Milano techniques of Social Network Analysis.

The tools and job aids I contributed to design were used world wide by Sun Microsystems Learning Services specialists and consultants.

I am an adult learning expert with experience using traditional and innovative learning technology, learning material development and related processes (e-Learning and mobile learning, video production, web conferencing, wiki etc.) 

Experience with Learning Management Systems.

Current Activity

Aug 2016 - Current Committee member and Management consultant for Mobsya Association - Educational Robots 

May 2013 206: Learning and Content Strategy for WebRatio l and IoT business development

Contracts for Politecnico di Milano and University of Trento about content development about BPM, Model-driven SW Development about mobile and IoT

Nosco - Italy and Switzerland

Idea management consultancy and training development

Università Svizzera Italiana (Lugano)


2009-2012 flipfly srl - Start-up for eLearning product development and Idea Management consulting. Sold my shares in Dec. 2012


1995-2008 Sun Microsystems Inc. (Oracle Inc.)

  • WW Talent Management Program Manager (2006 - 2008)
  • WW Education Consulting Practice Development Manager (2003-‘06)
  • EMEA Education Consulting Practice Manager (2001-‘03)
  • Italy Education Consulting Practice Manager (1999-2001)
  • Italy Education Consulting Principal Consultant (1997-‘99)
  • Italy Education Consultant (1995-‘97)

2005-2006 Politecnico di Milano

  • University Professor “IT Service Management” (2005-06)
  • Applied Research “Social Network Analysis” (2006)
  • University researcher (1994-95)

1997-2001 University of Padova (Italy) 

  • University Professor “Distributed Software Development”


  • Estensione della modellazione softwate per sistemi mobili alla copertura di scenari Internet of Things (IoT) e gestione delle informazioni di eventi ed altri casi d'uso
    contratto con Politecnico di Milano

  • Formazione e qualità per progetto di sviluppo model-driven di applicazioni mobili
    contratto con Politecnico di Milano
  • Facilitazione adozione Business Process Management nell'ambito del progetto BPM4People
    contratto con Università di Trento
  • Applicazione dei metodi di Idea Management alla trasformazione digitale delle aziende medio piccole