Valeria Garro is an associate senior lecturer at the Department of Computer Science at Blekinge Institute of Technology working on the ViaTecH Synergy research project “Human-centered computing for novel visual and interactive applications”. Previously, she worked as research fellow at Visual Computing Lab (ISTI-CNR, Italy) and as a postdoc at University of Verona, Italy, focusing on 3D reconstruction and 3D shape analysis. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science in 2013 at the University of Verona specializing in computer vision. Her current research interests are human-centered computing, visual perception applied to 3D shape analysis and computer vision.