Silvia is a Building Engineer-Architect born in Tivoli (Rome), with professional experience in Italy, Qatar and Belgium, where she is the BIM Lead Mobility of Arcadis.
She began her career in Buildings but then the passion for Infrastructure took over and she developed her specialisation in Tunnels, Metro, Bridges and Roads projects.
In 2021, she was the first Italian woman to be awarded the title of Best Woman in Tunnelling & Underground Construction, as well as the first to win a WICE award for Arcadis Belgium. She has also been selected as one of the three best women in construction in Belgium (Belgian Construction Awards). Resilient and inspiring as a colleague, mother, member of various women’s associations, she is also active in supporting the women’s empowerment in the construction field and in implementing more and more BIM solutions in Infrastructure.