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Matthew Sanfilippo

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    Title
  • Executive Director of PSII,
  • Co-Associate Director of PITA
    Mailing Address
  • 1201F Hamburg Hall
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • 5000 Forbes Avenue
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Matthew Sanfilippo is Executive Director of ICES (the Institute for Complex Engineered Systems), PSII (Pennsylvania Smart Infrastructure Incubator) and CenSCIR (Center for Sensed Critical Infrastructure Research) and Associate Director of PITA (Pennsylvania Infrastructure Technology Alliance) and RAMP (Research for Advanced Manufacturing in Pennsylvania) at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU).

Prior to CMU, Matthew was Director of Applied Technology for Michael Baker Corporation, a large engineering and energy services firm. Matt managed a technology consulting division for Baker including Geographic Information System (GIS), software and web development, multimedia, virtual reality (VR), visualization, Global Positioning System (GPS), mapping and surveying services.

Before joining Baker, Matt was an Innovation Director for Redleaf Group, a Venture Capital/Operating Company focused on Information Security, Supply Chain, Network and Mobility Solutions. While at Redleaf, Matt managed technical due diligence for seed-stage investments and coordinated relationships between Redleaf and their partner companies after investment.

Prior to Redleaf, Matt was CIO of GZA GeoEnvironmental Technologies, a Boston-based engineering firm, and operations manager for their Internet start-up division that focused on web-technologies for health and safety and manufacturing metrics.

Matt is a trustee of the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation (PHLF) and the Chair of the board Easement Committee. Matt is a former Chairman of the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, and a former member of the Information Sciences and Technology Advisory Board for the Pennsylvania State University Beaver. Matt is also a former Vice President of the Pittsburgh Chapter of the Association of Internet Professionals and former Vice President of the Board of Trustees for Baker Combined Charity of Pennsylvania.