The IEEE SPS Italy Chapter was established in October 2011 aiming at linking together Italian researchers working in the field of Signal Processing. The Chapter adheres to the mission of the IEEE Signal Processing Society whose purpose is to: advance and disseminate state-of-the-art scientific information and resources; educate the signal processing community; and provide a venue for people to interact and exchange ideas.

The IEEE SPS Italy Chapter organizes the annual IEEE - EURASIP Summer School on Signal Processing and supports the annual GTTI-SPS Thematic Meeting on Multimedia Signal Processing, providing a venue for people to interact and exchange ideas about state-of-the-art scientific achievements, as well as to promote initiatives and encourage the development of the multimedia signal processing community.

Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee supports the IEEE SPS Italy Chapter in the definition of strategic lines, in the organization of scientific and didactic initiatives, and in the evaluation of scientific projects.

Members of the Scientific Committee for the term 2023-2025:

  • Roberto Rinaldo, University of Udine, President
  • Enrico Magli, Politecnico di Torino, Chapter Chair
  • Giovanni Poggi, University of Naples Federico II
  • Alfonso Farina, formerly Selex ES
  • Tiziano Bianchi, Politecnico di Torino


  • 2023 IEEE SPS Italy Chapter Master's Thesis Award

    In order to promote and enhance the signal processing disciplines in the Laurea degree courses, the IEEE SPS Italy Chapter organizes the 2023 award for a master's thesis (Laurea Magistrale) discussed from January 2022 to April 2023, accompanied by a video presentation of the achieved results. The prize consists of 500 Euros for the awarded thesis.

    Award rules and application form: English version | Italian version

    Deadline for the application: October 15, 2023
    Announcement of the winners: November 15, 2023