Lorenzo Baraldi is a Tenure Track Assistant Professor at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. He works under the supervision of Prof. Rita Cucchiara on Deep Learning, Video Analysis and Multimedia, and teaches in the courses of “Computer Vision and Cognitive Systems” and Scalable AI. Among his research interests, he worked on Egocentric Vision and Gesture Recognition, Temporal Video Segmentation and Retrieval, Saliency, Video Captioning, Visual-Semantic alignment and Embodied AI. He is the author of more than 80 publications in international journals and conferences, and serves as Associate Editor for Pattern Recognition Letters and as Area Chair for major multimedia conferences. He has been elected as a Scholar in the ELLIS society, the European Laboratory for Learning and Intelligent Systems, and coordinates the Modena ELLIS Unit. Since 2021, he has been appointed as deputy director of the Interdepartmental Center on Digital Humanities of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. In 2017, he worked in the Facebook AI Research laboratory in Paris, under the supervision of Hervé Jégou, where he developed a video copy detection algorithm that has been adopted in production on the social network.