2nd October 2020 - Comments Off on Join a webinar with the winner of the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2020!
Learn more on how Computational Drug Design Tools can be used for Green Chemistry. EIT Health Alumni meets Maria Lucas: Winner of the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2020!
The Community is very pleased to have Maria Fátima Lucas, CEO and co-founder of Zymvol Biomodeling, join for a webinar on 7 October 2020.
Maria's webinar will focus on her own entrepreneurial journey, and will present a new focus of her biomodelling company; how computational drug design tools can be used for green chemistry. During her talk with the community, Maria will share some of the experiences and challenges she faced when setting up her own company, and will look into some of the lessons she has learnt along the way.
There will also be time for a live Q&A, a great opportunity for participants to grab the chance to learn from a top quality entrepreneur, and winner of the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2020!
Maria Fátima Lucas
Maria is an experienced researcher in the field of biotech, and computational chemistry. In 2017, she founded Zymvol Biomodelling alongside her two co-founders, Emanueleonza (CSO) and Victor Gil (CTO). Since then, Maria has overseen the expansion of the team, has secured +2M€ in equity free funding for R&D, and closed sales with multinational companies in Chemical, Biotech and Pharma sectors in Europe, America and Asia.
On 23rd September 2020, Maria was selected as one of three winners of the EU Prize for Women Innovators 2020. This prestigious annual award is funded under Horizon 2020, the EU research and innovation programme.
ZYMVOL BIOMODELING SL is a biotech company based in Barcelona, Spain, and specialized in the design, development and application of molecular modeling software to enzyme discovery and optimization. ZYMVOL is deeply embedded in the international scientific community and actively participates in various top tier research projects. ZYMVOL’s goal is to make high-performing enzymes accessible to any company in need of biocatalysts. Our clients include companies in sectors such as Chemical, Pharma, Food & Beverage, Biotech service providers, Generics, Flavor & Fragrances and Animal Feed.
Published by: Lisa