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- Nicolas CottenyeWith a unique combined background in both biology and materials science and as such my mandate at Bioastra is to custom-design smart materials to optimize their interaction with living tissue and living environments. Ph. D in Chemistry from the University of Basel in Switzerland with four years of postdoctoral experience in physical chemistry at biological interfaces at the University of Montréal. Since 2017, I had the chance at Bioastra to drive R&D operations, team, projects and running the P&L for Smart material at Biointerface.
- Nilay Yalcinkaya YorukACHIEVEMENTS • Building and sustaining innovation climate • Passed Patent and Trademark Attorney exams • 9 patent applications • 30+ project applications for different funds (TUBITAK (ARDEB-TEYDEB), SAN-TEZ, Horizon2020) • 5+ R&D Center Annual Reports • 4 invention awards, 5+ high performance awards HIGHLIGHTS • Encouraging people on ideation • Leading intellectual property activities • Building company process about innovation • Engineering background on design, test and analysis • Managing relationship between company and universities • Representing company at different platforms o EARPA, EGVIA, OTEP, TAYSAD, ARGEMİP, Ministry Meetings, Workshops • Having knowledge on patent valuation • Intellectual Property trainings to 350+ personnel. • Six Sigma Black Belt • Being part of corporate communication activities EDUCATION • 2015- cont. : Istanbul University, Sociology, Associate’s degree • 2011 – 2014: Anadolu University, Brand Communication, Associate’s degree • 2007 - 2009: Yıldız Technical University, Mechanical Engineering Faculty, MS Degree in Energy Program, Graduation Degree: 3.7/4.0 • 2003 - 2007: Yıldız Technical University, Mechanical Engineering Faculty, Bachelor's Degree, Graduation Degree: 3.14/4.0 • English ( Upper Intermediate), German (Beginner)