Daria Tataj is a strategy advisor, board member and entrepreneur. Dr Tataj is also the chairwoman of High-Level Advisors to the EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation. Her book entitled Innovation and Entrepreneurship. A New Growth Model for Europe beyond the Crisis was endorsed by the Holberg Prize winner Manuel Castells as ‘a fundamental, innovative book on innovation that will reshape the way we think about innovation’. As the CEO of Tataj Innovation, a strategy and investment firm, she founded the company with a mission to help cities build innovation districts. As the World Economic Forum Digital Leader, Daria has been recognised by FORTUNE Magazine as an Emerging Global Woman Business Leader and Vital Voices #VV100 Fellow. Born in Poland, she currently lives in Barcelona.