Our young person for the month is Giulia Marzetti from the UK! Giulia has crafted a portfolio career as consultant, project manager and policy officer in research and innovation for sustainable transport, energy storage, and emerging technologies applied to cities and industry.
Read her amazing story below and be inspired!
Giulia Marzetti is a female in engineering and an engineer in government. She has managed an €80M portfolio of innovative transport and next generation batteries projects, paving the way for the future of mobility and more recently as Policy Officer, she worked on Horizon Europe, the EU biggest scientific programme. In particular, she contributes to science and evidenced based policy for industrial research and innovation and for the green and digital transition supporting the recovery from COVID-19. Through her speaking engagements and social impact projects, she works relentlessly to increase female representation in the Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) pipeline. Among other high-profile engagements she was a youth speaker at the 2019 GSTIC conference in Brussels, Panelist at UN COP24 and delegate at the 2019 UN Regional Forum on Sustainable Development for the UNECE region.
On How She Began