To top

Category: Uncategorized

12 Mar

Gwen van Zwieten

Gwen joined ASTP in February 2020. She is responsible for assisting in the organisation of all ASTP events. Before starting at ASTP, Gwen was the coordinator of the student introduction week in The Hague for Leiden University and has worked on events for the European University Association in Brussels. In her free time, she is currently working on her Master’s thesis in International Relations and enjoys hiking, reading and going to concerts. Gwen speaks: English and Dutch (and a bit of French and German)...
Continue reading
2 Mar

Jaci Barnett

Jaci is the Head of Research Commercialisation and Investment at the University of Bristol and has over 15 years’ experience in research commercialisation and technology transfer. She was previously the President of the Southern African Research and Innovation Management Association and is currently the Chair of the Course Review Committee for the Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals. She has an undergraduate and master’s degree (by research) in Chemical Engineering from the University of Natal, Durban, South Africa and an MBA (cum laude) from the University of Pretoria. After starting her career in industry, she moved to a Contract Research Organisation where she managed a research group focused on food science and technology research and development. In 2005, she joined...
Continue reading
25 Feb

Alison Campbell

Alison is Director of Knowledge Transfer Ireland (KTI), a joint initiative between Enterprise Ireland and the Irish Universities Association. KTI is the Irish national office, responsible for policy, practice and the performance of the Irish knowledge-technology transfer (KTT) system. Having started her career in the biotech industry, she then occupied a variety of academic-industry interface positions, most significantly as CEO at Medical Research Council Technology, UK, and at Kings College London where she led technology transfer and research support. Alison is immediate past Chair of AUTM, the global knowledge and tech transfer association based in the US. She is a founder and immediate past- Chair of the Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals (ATTP), the body that sets the global...
Continue reading