Who we are

  • 1

    YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN INNOVATIVE RESEARCH

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    FROM RESEARCH TO BUSINESS IDEA

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    MEDIATE'S CREATION
    September 2017

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    1st AWARD WINNER
    START CUP TOSCANA
    October 2017

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    FIRST CLIENTS
    AND FIRST EMPLOYEES
    end-2017

MEET THE TEAM

Mediate Srl – spin-off company of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – was established with the aim of bringing to the market disruptive technological and scientific advances in robotics improving the efficiency and quality of industrial and medical procedures. Mediate comes from a high-level worldwide recognized research institute – the BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – and it is composed by a multidisciplinary team with horizontal competences.

MEDIATE'S TEAM

Paolo Dario
Scientific Advisor and Co-Founder

Paolo Dario, with over thirty years of experience in multi-million European and National Projects, is Scientific Advisor and Co-Founder of Mediate Srl and Professor of Biomedical Robotics at the BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Paolo Dario
Scientific Advisor and Co-Founder
Gastone Ciuti
CEO & Co-Founder

Gastone is CEO & Co-Founder of Mediate Srl. Gastone has a bioengineering background and a PhD in Medical Robotics and he is Assistant Professor at the BioRobotics of Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Gastone Ciuti
CEO & Co-Founder
Joan Ortega Alcaide
CTO & Co-Founder

Joan graduated in Mathematics and Industrial Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia on 2013 and 2014, respectively. In 2016 graduated with a M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is CTO and Co-Founder of Mediate, while deeply pursuing a research-oriented PhD degree at The BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Joan Ortega Alcaide
CTO & Co-Founder
Marco Guadagni
Marco Guadagni
Automation & Robotics Engineer

As control and automation engineer, Marco is very interested in collaborative robotics and automated systems. Marco leads the development of new algorithms and strategies, aiming at making robots ``smarter`` and easy to be used in the industrial robotic field.

Marco Guadagni
Automation & Robotics Engineer
Noemi Gabrieli
Biomedical Engineer

Noemi graduated with honours in biomedical engineering at the University of Pisa in 2017 and she cultivates her passion for bioengineering and medical robotics managing pre-clinical and clinical trials for Mediate Medical division.

Noemi Gabrieli
Biomedical Engineer
Teresa Pagliai
Operation Management Assistant

Teresa received the Master Degree in Computer Science Engineering for Enterprise Management from the University of Pisa in 2010. She works at Technodeal Srl, a Sant'Anna Spin-off company until 2017. She was employed as Operative Officer in Mediate, and she was also involved in several European Projects.

Teresa Pagliai
Operation Management Assistant
Andrea Firrincieli
Aerospace Engineer

Andrea is an Aerospace Engineer, starting with FEA and design of light-weight composite structures. He translated his expertise in medical and robotics fields. Andrea try to overcome the gap between research and industry, using his problem-solving attitudes with a practical approach on the study, design, development and creation of new medical and robotics devices and platforms

Andrea Firrincieli
Aerospace Engineer
Francesco Falotico
Electronic Engineer

Francesco is a software and hardware developer with an electronics engineering degree obtained at the University of Pisa. For many years now, he have been dealing with electronic devices design in the biomedical field and in the control of integrated systems: this includes design, simulation and implementation, testing and system debugging

Francesco Falotico
Electronic Engineer
Irene Mannari
Mechanical Engineer

Irene is a Mediate's external collaborator supporting the team as Mechanical Design Engineer

Irene Mannari
Mechanical Engineer
Marcello Marzano
External CFO

Marcello is a Mediate's external collaborator supporting the company for financial activities and business plans

Marcello Marzano
External CFO
Alberto Arezzo
Medical Advisor

Alberto is the Medical Advisor of Mediate Srl (Medical Division) and Associate Professor of Surgery at the Department of Surgical Sciences at the University of Turin

Alberto Arezzo
Medical Advisor

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