Caterina is a Ph.D. student at the City University of Hong Kong and a licensed architect. Her research looks at spaces of mobility, urban design, and pedestrian accessibility. Before arriving at CityU she was a junior researcher at the Whitrap-Unesco, based in Tongji University. Caterina graduated with full marks for her Masters of Architecture at the Iuav University of Venice, after developing her research at CAUP Tongji University, Shanghai. She was visiting student at CAUP, Tongji University, McGill University, in Montreal, CEU S.Pablo, in Madrid. Caterina worked as an architectural assistant in London.