Carlo Cavazzoni, Ph.D. graduated in Physics at the University of Modena in 1994 and got a PhD at the International School for Advanced Studies (ISAS-SISSA) of Trieste in 1998. He is presently a staff member of the Cineca HPC department leading Research and Innovation activities and responsible for the evolution of the HPC infrastructure. He collaborates with different user communities to enable applications on massively parallel systems and innovative architectural solutions. He is responsible for the parallel design of QUANTUM ESPRESSO suite of codes. He is author and co-author of several papers published in prestigious international reviews including Science, Physical Review Letters, Nature Materials, and many others.