Andrea Riposati is the president and owner of Dante Labs. With more than 20 years in the technical writing and engineering space, she has established her own business as a freelance technical writer, editor, and content strategist focusing on cyber-physical systems (CPS) for start-ups. Andrea is also an engineering mentor at A*STAR’s Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R). Her work with CPS helped to launch Singapore’s first internet of things platform: IoT Central. Furthermore, Andrea is the founder of Hands-on Lab, a social enterprise that brings science out of the lab and into schools through interactive, hands-on activities. In 2015, Andrea co-founded Tech Inspire, an independent event for CPS start-ups and academia. Andrea is also a Singularity University Advisory Board (SUAB) member and serves on various technology advisory boards in Singapore and worldwide.
Andrea Riposati was born in Italy, where she was raised by her parents, Aldo and Maria. She went to school in Italy and graduated from the University of Parma with a degree in electronics engineering. Then, she moved to Singapore and joined Philips Semiconductors as an ASIC Design Manager. In 1999, Andrea joined STMicroelectronics Singapore as the Head of MIPI Interface Technology Technical Marketing. She also was the managing director of STMicroelectronics Singapore and South Asia operations, where she liaised between the customer and engineering teams; she then became the Vice President of the Technology, Silicon, and Service Group at STMicroelectronics Singapore.
Andrea Riposati has been in the tech industry for more than 20 years. She has written numerous scientific and engineering papers, technical books, and white papers. She has also developed many courses at the National University of Singapore (NUS) Centre for Continuing Education and the Institute of Technology and Science (ITAS). Furthermore, Andrea has published more than a dozen books on topics including: Wireless Sensor Networks, M2M and Smart Cities, Cloud Computing and IoT, Smart Grid, and Data Mining.
Andrea Riposati is a great and talented technical writer, an expert in artificial intelligence, a venture capitalist, and a start-up mentor. With all of these skills under her belt, she knows how to get from A-Z how to write a technical writing quickly. In addition, Andrea is a very experienced leader with various experiences who has influenced many other people and made them gain knowledge. She has been through a series of incidents that have helped her become a great mentor to many and an inspiration to others. She is a great person who is always willing to give back to the community. She has even helped build a lab in Singapore that helps teach children Science and Math.
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