Florian Daniel is an associate professor at the Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria (DEIB) of the Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy. He worked as research fellow in University of Trento, Italy, as visiting research fellow in UNSW, Sydney, Australia and HP Labs, Palo Alto, California, and as visiting professor in PUCRS, Porto Alegre, Brazil. He holds a Ph.D. in Information Technology (2007) and a M.Sc. in Computer Engineering (2003) from Politecnico di Milano. He is co-author of the books Mashups: Concepts, Models and Architectures (Springer, 2014) and Engineering Web Applications (Springer, 2009) as well as of more than a hundred and fifty scientific publications in international journals, conferences and workshops. Florian served as program chair of BPM 2013, ICWE 2013 and MobiWIS 2013, and co-organized the international workshops Rapid Mashup Challenge, ComposableWeb, BEWEB and AEWSE. He has been actively participating in various roles in several EU FP6/FP7 research projects and a number of industry-funded research projects in Europe, the United States and China, raising about 400k euros of research funds.