Dr. Walter is currently an Associate Professor at the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering, Concordia University, Canada. He received the M.Sc. degree in Automation Engineering (2011) and the Ph.D. degree in Systems and Computer Engineering (2015) from the University of Calabria, Italy. Before joining Concordia University in 2016, he was a visiting research scholar in the ECE Department at Northeastern University (USA) and a visiting postdoctoral researcher in the ECE Department at Carnegie Mellon University (USA). Dr. Lucia is currently an Associate Editor for the Control System Society – Conference Editorial Board, IEEE Systems Journal and Springer Journal of Control, Automation and Electrical Systems. Moreover, Dr. Lucia is currently the Chair of the IEEE Montreal Chapters of Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), and Control Systems (CS). Dr. Lucia’s research interests include constrained control of unmanned vehicles, model predictive control, and secure and resilient control of cyber-physical systems.