Poomma's father


Poommarobot is a project created and carried out by Gaetano Saurio.

He was born in Bari (Apulia Region, South Italy) in 1979. He lived up to 15 years just a few kilometers from Rome, then he moved to Mondragone (a small city in Campania Region). He has also lived in the city of Napoli, as student (short term periods). He has been a member of the Internship by the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan) at IBM for three months in Dublin (Ireland).

He has a Master Degree in Computer Science. He loves Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and has a special inclination toward Psychology, and always passionate about Science and Nature,. One of his greatest passion is about the world of plants (Botany, Garden and Agriculture). In fact, he has a large garden in which he spends his sparetime to the reproduction of native species and the acclimatization of tropical and rare plants (Bismarckia nobilis, etc.). 

He has been palying guitar since the age of 11, and over the years he has approached to the studies of Django Reinhardt’s style (known as Gypsy Jazz).

He has been the President of an environmental association for the recovery of the riverbed of a small river, often devoted to volunteering to support the multi-ethnic integration.

He took part in many activities dealing with abandonment of animals.