Ilario's Awards and Services


  • Paper “Shaping Next-Generation RAN Topologies to Meet Future Traffic Demands: A Peak Throughput Study” received Best Paper Award at 2023 IEEE PIMRC conference
  • Paper RL-based Resource Allocation in mmWave 5G IAB Networks received Runner-up Best Paper Award at 2020 IEEE MedComNet conference
  • Distinguished Member of the 2023, 2022, 2019, and 2018 INFOCOM Technical Program Committee
  • Recipient of “Fondo per il finanziamento delle attivita` base di ricerca (FFABR) ́ ́ 2017 as a Researcher from Italian Ministry of Public Education
  • IEEE Senior Member since 2016

Invited Talks

  • Invited speaker at “High frequency technologies for 5G Workshop” organized by Huawei atPolitecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, 11/18/2019
  • Invited lecturer at the PhD School Energy Generation and Storage: The case of Energy Harvesting in Mobile Networks organized within MSCA-ITN-ETN SCAVENGE Project, held at University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, May 29th – June 2nd, 2017.
  • Invited lecturer at International Summer School Game Theory and Telecommunication for PhD students organized by Lake Como School of Advanced Studies, held in Campione d’Italia, Como, Italy, September 7th - 12th, 2014.

Editorial and Technical Work

Editor for Elsevier Computer Networks (2017 - )

Editor for Transactions on Mobile Computing (2020-2023) and Wiley/Hindawi Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (2016 - 2018)

Scientific Committee Member of the Annual GTTI (Italian TLC and ICT academic association) Award for Italian PhD Theses in the field of Communication Technologies: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Publicity Chair for IEEE LANMAN 2017, IEEE MASS 2020

Web Chair for IFIP/IEEE WONS 2011

TPC member of:

  • 2024:  IFIP WONS, IEEE ICC
  • 2021: IEEE INFOCOM, 5G World Forum, IEEE CSCN
  • 2020: IEEE INFOCOM, 5G World Forum
  • 2019: IEEE INFOCOM, 5G World Forum, IEEE Globecom
  • 2018: IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE VTC Spring, 5G World Forum, ICC Workshop - WDN-5G
  • 2017: IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE CSCN, IEEE Globecom
  • up to 2015: IEEE VNC 2011, IEEE VNC 2012, IEEE ICCC 2012, ICCVE 2013, IEEE NTMS 2014, IEEE GreenComm 2014