With a PhD in Information Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, and with a long experience as a PostDoc in both the University of Milan and the University of Milano Bicocca, she is actually a researcher at Cefriel, involved into “Industria 4.0” topics within the Smart Factory practice. She collaborated within several projects of the C2T Consortium and of the Start-Up Find Your Doctor.  In the last years Stefania Marrara was Co-Organizer of several conferences and workshops, among which ENTRENOVA -Fintech 2019, in the last year. She is still involved, as external consultant of the C2T Consortium, in the technical assessment of companies and machines that want to gain benefit of the Italian “Industry 4.0” law. During her previous activity she has worked as project manager in the European projects SOCIETIES ( and ENDORSE ( In the last two years she has been involved as project manager, functional analyst or researcher in several INNODRIVER projects funded by Regione Lombardia to promote innovation in local SMEs.

She is member of the International Journal of Web Engineering and Technology (IJWET) Editorial Board.

Research Interests

  • Smart Factory
  • Industry 4.0
  • Information Retrieval
  • XML Retrieval
  • Knowledge Extraction and Management
  • Web Technologies


Ing. Stefania Marrara, PhD

Researcher, Smart Factory practice
+39 3470445687
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