Ilaria Mazzoleni introduces Roberto Davolio, describing his educational and professional background. Davolio began his studies in Venice, Italy then furthered his education at Columbia University in New York City, New York. He then worked for a structures company, specializing in architectural glazing in Los Angeles, California called ASI (Advanced Structures Incorporated). He has most recently relocated to Hong Kong, China, where he leads a consulting firm. Within this lecture he will discuss his current work and the content of his upcoming seminar.