Silvana Muscella CEO & founder of Trust-IT Services, focuses on high-level strategy building, business acquisition, & strategic marketing communication developments in researching ICT for the company. Played an instrumental role in connecting stakeholders & standardization initiatives & relations with NIST. Driving the Cloudscape workshop series. Served as an at-large director for the OGF. She currently coordinates CloudWATCH & SLA-READY, which aims to accelerate the uptake of cloud across the public and private sector & making cloud SLAs readily usable. She was the TC of the SIENA initiative, coordinating contributions from all relevant SDOs (OASIS, OGF, ETSI, DMTF, SNIA, IEEE, ITU & relations) co-author of SIENA Roadmap. Contributed to the EC’s Cloud Expert Group Roadmap on future research priorities & to ETSI CSC. Has played an active role in the EU-Brazil ICT policy dialogue, most recently sharing her knowledge on current trends on interoperability & cloud standards profiling. External expert for the EC since 2009.