Alumnus and award recipient Dr. Michele Mosca honoured with Italian Knighthood
Consul General of Italy in Toronto, Giuseppe Patorelli conferred the Knighthood on June 28, and was quoted as saying: "President Mattarella was deeply impressed by his thought leadership in cybersecurity and quantum computing and the strong connection to his Italian heritage which was apparent from their discussion. I was delighted to learn of his decision to appoint Professor Mosca to the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic."
We congratulate Dr. Mosca on this honour, and thank him for being an example to all our students.
Read the full story at the University of Waterloo website, where Mosca is a professor in the Department of Combinatorics & Optimization in the Faculty of Mathematics.