Francesco Cuzzolin (Strength & Conditioning) – is the first European to become Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in the NBA (Toronto Raptors). He has worked for 15 years with two legendary European basketball teams, Benetton Treviso and Virtus Bologna, and has been the Head S&C coach of the Russian national team, and Italian national team. As a consultant, he shared his expertise with CSKA Moscow, Fenerbahce Istanbul, and the Latvian national team. He is currently teaching a Training methodology for Team Sports at the University of Udine. He has been Technogym Director of the Scientific Department, and Research and Innovation Manager. He is a founder and member of the Executive Board of the European Physical Conditioning Association (EPCA).