We are pleased to announce our guest speakers!
First up is Leonardo, a student of the master’s degree in Chemistry at the University of Padua. He is currently in Germany as an exchange student at the Ruhr University Bochum. For his bachelor’s thesis, he studied the filtering efficiency of different face masks to limit the exposure to COVID-19. His ambition is to work for “new” science capable of developing products and processes while taking care of the environment.
Then we introduce you to Thijs Broekhuizen, an Associate Professor Innovation Management at the University of Groningen. He is also the scientific director of the University of Groningen Business School and is responsible for its Executive MBA. He teaches innovation in executive and academic programs. Finally, he runs an annual Innovation Monitor under more than 8000 SMEs in the three Northern provinces of the Netherlands.
The last guest speaker is Jamilla and she is one of our own! She is a Supply Chain Management student with a big interest in Lean. Her passion for diversity and inclusion has been a leading theme in the Falling Walls Lab Groningen and has made it a success so far. For her talk, she will dive into this topic even deeper and provide us with very interesting assignments and discussions.