Ana Trbović joins EIT Governing Board
On 15 November, the European Commission appointed Dr Ana Trbović as a new member of the Governing Board of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). Ana Trbovićh is an academic, a policy advisor, civic activist and an entrepreneur. As Full Professor at the Faculty of Economics, Finance and Administration (FEFA) in Belgrade, she teaches and researches Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Competitiveness, Strategic and Public Administration Management, Good Governance and European Integration. Tibor Navracsics, EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport responsible for the EIT and Peter Olesen, Chairman of the EIT Governing Board, welcomed Dr Trbović. "She will strongly contribute to the EIT’s strategic mission in the years to come" Mr Oleson said.
The EIT Governing Board is the principal governing body of the EIT and is entrusted with the role of strategic leadership and the overall direction of the operational activities implemented by the EIT Headquarters. The Governing Board is independent and autonomous in its decision-making and is responsible for the selection, evaluation and support of the Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs).
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