Meet EDI Team

Find out more about EDI team members who have at least 10 years of experience in their field of expertise.

Patrick Bosteels

Patrick Bosteels is one of the coodinators of EDI. He is expert about development for startups, mentors and investors around Europe.

Tânia Santos

Psychology and Economics meet Creativity. She is the founder and manager of a portuguese Creative Hub since 2012.

Mariusz Stepien

He holds a Ph.D. from the Silesian University of Technology in Poland, Faculty of Electrical Engineering.

Esra Gönen

She is an entrepreneur mainly interest in Innovation and Design in Service and Creative and Cultural Industries.

África Rodríguez

África defines herself as an activist of the collaborative culture. She founded a coworking space (Espacio Arroelo, in Pontevedra)

Mustafa Memiş

Mustafa is a passionate entrepreneur, project creator, civil society activist and the founder of European Development Institute.

Margarita Lecha

She holds a MSc Eng degree on Agrofood Industries and an Innovation and Technology.She has been involved on +40 R&D projects since 2001.

Ekkehard Lippold

He is director of the Steinbeis Transfer Institute for Educational Management at Steinbeis University in Berlin.

Maria del Mar Rodriguez Yebra

She is a senior scientific operations consultant and project manager.

Dr. Tufan Adiguzel

Dr. Tufan Adiguzel; is a full professor at the department of Computer Education and Instructional Technologies, Bahcesehir University.

Christos Georgiadis

Agricultural Engineer with a Master in Environment and Sustainable Development Management.

António José Gonçalves

He is the director and chief executive of Edugep an Educational and Training private company with relevance work on the IT sector and Public Education.

Dr. Uygar Ozesmi

Uygar is a civil society activist, and an Ashoka Senior Fellow.

Annalisa Ciampi

She is a full professor of International Law at University of Verona. A visiting professor of European Human Rights Law at Monash University

Bence Cseke

He is working as a researcher for the Hungarian "green" IMRO-DDKK as coordinator of foreign affairs.

Oğuz Tutal

Oğuz Tutal has graduated from Galatasaray University in the area of development economics & growth and continues to his Ph.D. in the same field.

Kerime Eskiocak

Kerime is a Computer Engineer graduated from Pamukkale University.

Barış Çayırlı

He is responsible for international cooperation at the European Development Institute

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