International Organizing Committee


Davide Lo Presti, Ph.D.
University of Palermo


Dr. Lo Presti is an Associate Professor and holder of the “Rita Levi Montalcini fellowship” at the University of Palermo (IT) and a Visiting Academic at the University of Nottingham (UK). Dr. Lo Presti’s expertise is Sustainable Engineering, with a focus on transport infrastructure’s technology development and asset management. His research is both applied and fundamental and involves introducing a life cycle thinking for preserving existing infrastructures as well as envisioning the future ones. Within this field since 2010 Dr. Lo Presti is coordinating international and multi-disciplinary projects, He has authored and co-authored more than 100 publications in the field.