Ion Turcanu was born in Cirnatenii Noi, Republic of Moldova. He received his bachelor degree in Computer Engineering in 2011 and his master degree in Computer Engineering with specialization in Computer Networks in 2014 both at the University of Rome "La Sapienza".
He is employed as a PhD student at the University of Rome "La Sapienza" at DIET (Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettronica e Telecomunicazioni) from november 2014. His research interests include the Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks (VANET) field, having prof. Andrea Baiocchi as academic advisor. More information can be found on his personal website: https://sites.google.com/a/uniroma1.it/turcanu-ion/