With a background in software Engineering, Alexandru is leading the research and innovation projects of IN2. Since 2007 he has been active in European R&D&I, collaborating in over 25 EU-funded projects (CEF, H2020, JPICH, EIT, FP7, FP6, CIP). Most recently he has been working in the CEF-Europeana projects WEAVE and CultureMoves, both of which are coordinated by IN2. He is part of the Steering Board of NEM (New European Media Initiative) and regularly acts as programme committee member for international conferences.