Stéphanie STAQUET is Associate Professor at the Building, Architecture & Town Planning (BATir) at ULB (= Université libre de Bruxelles), Brussels, Belgium. Graduation in Architectural Engineering at UMons (= Université de Mons) with distinction 1996, Graduation in Civil Engineering at ULB with the greatest distinction 2000, Ph.D. in Applied Sciences at ULB with the greatest distinction in 2004, 2004-2005 Postdoctoral Fellow at Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chaussées (LCPC), Paris, France, 2006-2007 Postdoctoral research Fellow (FNRS) at ULB, Assistant Prof. at ULB from 2007 to 2014; Associate Prof. at ULB from 2014; >170 refereed publications in the field of Civil Engineering, h-index = 25 according to Google Scholar; total citation number = 2011 (as of October 2023); 6 scientific awards; organization of several scientific symposia, workshops and international conferences including EAC2, the 2nd Int.Rilem conference on Early Age Cracking and Serviceability in cementitious materials and structures ( ); memberships in scientific associations including the American Concrete Institute, the RILEM and the FIB; 2014-2018 Vice-Chair of the COST Action TU1404 Towards the next generation of standards for service life of cement-based materials and structures ; 2018-2023 Chair of the INTERACT project, an interdisciplinary multiscale assessment of a new generation of concrete with alkali activated materials (