PhD. Mireia Ferri

Senior R&D&I Consultant and Social Science Researcher

PhD in Social Sciences of Labor and Human Resources and degree in Business Management and Administration from Polytechnic University of Valencia with a stay at the RWTH- Aachen University (Germany). Master’s in financial and Tax Management (UPV); Advance Course in Business Law (Garrigues Studies Centre and Harvard Law School).
With more than 12 years of experience in advising public aid for R&D to public, private and third sector entities. She participates as a researcher in projects at national and European level related to public welfare policies, accessible social tourism, health promotion, inclusion, entrepreneurship, social innovation, etc. with a special focus on vulnerable groups and using co-design, co-creation and impact assessment techniques. She is an expert for the European Commission since 2016, for the evaluation of research and innovation projects. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Pact for Demographic Change and is part of the CORAL network for the promotion of healthy active aging.