Paolo Dell’Aversana holds degrees in Geology and Physics, and has studied Philosophy of Science, Aesthetics and Logic. He has 31 years of experience in geology and geophysics, including 23 years in the hydrocarbon industry. He is currently Senior Geophysicist and Technical Leader at Eni SpA, Upstream and Technical Services, and is an expert in integrated geophysical methods, seismic tomography, electromagnetic modelling, geophysical inversion and data science. He has published more than one hundred papers, three scientific books and a book on epistemology. He has also received two Honorable Recognition Awards from the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, as well as the International Eni Award.