Alcínia Zita Sampaio, PhD in Civil Engineering from the Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal, Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the TU Lisbon, since 1999. Teacher and supervisor of Technical Drawing for Civil Engineering students since 1984 as Assistant and since 1999 as Assistant Professor and of Computer Aided Drawing for Civil Engineering students since 2001. Coordination of short courses, Introduction to Virtual Reality Technology applied on architecture and Engineering, (2010) and Automatic generation of drawing using DXF files (2009). The main research fields are Geometric modelling and Virtual Reality applied to construction, and the principal researcher in projects are Virtual Reality Technology applied as a support tool to the planning of construction maintenance (2008-2010) and Automatically generating model of bridges graphic representation, (2001-2004). Proposal for research project in evaluation: Maintenance of Buildings supported on BIM (Building Information Modelling) Technology (2013-2014). Most recent publication of articles in journals: Automation in Construction, IRECE, JCIT, ITcon, JSEA and chapter in books: Virtual Reality - Human Computer Interaction (2012), Virtual Reality (2011). Reviewer of technical papers for journals: Automation in Construction, Advanced Engineering Informatics and Advances in Civil Engineering.