Ivana Gadjanski

Research assistant professor, Innovation Center at Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade

PhD in Neuroscience, Georg-August University, Goettingen, Germany. Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Columbia University, USA, Lab for Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering. Senior researcher and assistant professor at Belgrade Metropolitan University and Center for Bioengineering (BIOIRC). Founder of Fab initiative, a non-profit that supports entrepreneurship in the STEAM field in Serbia and the Western Balkans. Established Serbia's first Educational Fab Lab Petnica, a workshop for rapid prototyping and a 3D bioprinting facility at BIOIRC. TED Global Fellow, Member of the Global Young Academy. Published and award-winning poet.