Conference 4: Wednesday 4 November 2015
New Construction and Novel Design:
Dedicated to
Enzo Siviero
Full Professor, University IUVA of Venice, Italy
Venice, Italy
Born in 1945 in Vigodarzere (Padua) and graduating in 1969 in Civil Engineering from the University of Padua, Enzo Siviero is Full Professor of Structural Mechanics at the University IUVA of Venice, Italy; Consultant Professor at the College of Civil Engineering of Tongji University, Shanghai, China; Adjunct Professor at Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, China; Vice-Head of CUN, National University Council at the Ministry of Education in Rome (2007-2012) currently adviser and Honorary President and member of Progeest S.r.l. He was awarded the Honorary Degree in Architecture by Politecnice di Bari in 2009 and has been deeply involved in research in the area of bridges and teaching structures to architects in an endeavour to establish a meaningful and practical connection between structure and form and mechanical behaviour and aesthetics features.
Opening Paper: "Building Harmony with Concrete Bridges"