Dr. Paola Grosso is associate professor in the System and Network Engineering (SNE) group at the University of Amsterdam. She is the coordinator and lead researcher of all the group activities in the field of multi-scale networks and systems. Her research interests lie in the creation of sustainable e-Infrastructures, relying on the provisioning and design of programmable networks. She co-chaired the NML-WG (Network Markup Language Working Group) within OGF (Open Grid Forum). She been a member of the SC organising committee for SCinet for 7 years. She has been involved in several FP-7 projects, namely NOVI, ENVRI, Geysers and MOTE. She currently participates in several national projects, such as SARNET, DL4LD, SecConNet and in EU H2020-funded projects such as FED4FIRE+, GN4 and ENVRIPLUS.