Edoardo Zappa has a bachelor degree in Material Engineering obtained in Polytechnic University of Turin (Italy). He continued his studies with a MSc in Advanced Textile Engineering. This European masters, organised by AUTEX, gave him the opportunity to study all over the world. He spent time in ENSAIT (France), Polytechnics University of Lodz (Poland), University of Boras (Sweden) and University of Ghent (Belgium). Before joining the NIRI team, Edoardo obtained industrial experience in the braiding sector.