Martina Ballerio, 28 years old, B.Sc. in Materials Engineering and Nanotechnology at Politecnico di Milano and M.Sc. in Nanotechnology at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Université Joseph Fourier of Grenoble with a thesis on Hybrid Carbon Based Devices for Opto-electronics. After working in business strategy consulting, she is now Business Unit Manager of Elmec 3D, a division of Elmec Informatica dedicated to additive manufacturing. Here, she coordinates a team of 10 people that collaborate with companies and universities with the goal to innovate the manufacturing industry in Italy.