Antonio Barili is the leading investigator of the Digital Forensics Laboratory of the Dept. of Industrial and Information Engineering, University of Pavia (Italy). The Laboratory also acts a local node of the Cybersecurity National Lab (CINI-CSNL).
He earned his degree in Electronic Engineering cum laude from the University of Pavia in 1984. After ten years in the aerospace and defense industry he rejoined as tenured researcher the University of Pavia, where he now teaches Information Security and Digital Forensics. He also teaches Digital Forensics at the Master in Cybersecurity at The University of Rome "La Sapienza".
In the last twenty years he also served as expert witness in many outstanding civil and criminal cases.
He is currently researching in the fields of Big Data in Digital Forensics and Forensic Data Mining.