Why europe

Dr Daria Tataj, Founder & CEO of Tataj Innovation, is the world expert on innovation and Network Thinking. Based in Barcelona, Tataj Innovation helps companies, cities and entire countries develop new growth models using research and the Network Thinking methodology. As a Chairwoman of High-Level Advisors to European Commissioner for Research, Science & Innovation, Dr Tataj leads the policy reflection on €100 billion Horizon Europe budget. Dr Tataj played an instrumental role in setting up the EIT and the first KICs. She shapes the global agenda as author, influencer and thought leader of the World Economic Forum. Prof. Manuel Castells endorsed her book ‘Innovation and Entrepreneurship. A Growth Model for Europe Beyond the Crisis’ as ‘the fundamental book that will reshape the way we think.’