PhD. Maite Ferrando

CEO and expert for the European Commission

Extraordinary Prize for her Degree in Psychology and PhD Cum Laude from the University of Valencia. Master in cognitive-behavioral intervention (UCM) and postgraduate training in Knowledge Society and ICT (UOC). She has developed an international research career, with several publication in high impact journals, relevant contributions to European conferences and congresses and stays at Oslo’s University, the University of Washington and the University of Berkeley (USA). Consultant with 20 years of experience in strategic advice and obtaining European and national funds for the implementation of R&D PROJECTS. She is an expert for the European Commission since 2010 in the evaluation of research and innovation projects of various programs.