Karina Kwapiszewska

Dr inż. Karina Kwapiszewska is a technology and business analyst at BMC responsible for substantive evaluation of biotechnological projects. She graduated from the Warsaw University of Technology with major in Chemical Biotechnology: Medicine and Cosmetic products at the Faculty of Chemistry (2009). She defended her PhD title in the field of chemical sciences in 2014 at the Faculty of Chemistry at the Warsaw University of Technology. Currently she is working for BMC and pursuing a postdoctoral internship at the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences. She is the author of 26 articles of international range (quoted >380 times), 2 chapters in books and 6 patents and 1 patent application. She is an award winner of prestige scientific prizes including scholarship START from the Foundation of Polish Science (2012, 2013) and scholarship for Leading Young Researchers from the Minister of Science and Higher Education (2015). She obtained scientific experience in the Netherlands, Denmark and Great Britain. She participated in many conferences and trainings dedicated to commercialisation of scientific research results, including SLAS (USA) and “Ignite” and “Enterprises” at Cambridge University (Great Britain).