Elisabeth is the EU grant office director at ICONS. She has more than 15 years experience in EU-funded projects with a focus on communication and engagement strategies, coordination and management. In her role as EU project developer she has initiated more than 45 FP7 and H2020 projects and secured ICONS’ participation in key service contracts for the EC, among others the Horizon Results Booster. She has a four-year B.A. Hons in linguistic communication and multilingual mediation sciences with a specialization in translation. She is member of the advisory board of the master in science communication at the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA).