Doctor in chemistry, Head of International Affairs at the Sustainable Construction Division (Tecnalia). She is coordinating the Retrofit Work Group of Building Efficiency Accelerator, within SE4All initiative. She has been deeply involved at preparation, management and coordination of European research projects since early 90’. She is leading some European networking initiatives in the field of Construction and Cultural Heritage, and she has been recruited by the European Commission as evaluator of research proposals. She has been deeply involved in construction research for over 20 years, publishing many scientific papers and participating at the Scientific Committee of several International Congresses.