She received in 2005 the Ph.D. in Bioengineering at the University of Genoa, Italy. Since 2010 Silvia Scaglione is permanent Researcher (Senior researcher since 2021) at National council of Research (CNR). She is founder and chief scientist of React4life, that has won several international awards and projects, and recently the Innovation Radar award from EU as best Health technology. Silvia Scaglione is author of more than 80 international peer-reviewed papers, book chapters, author of 7 patents. Scaglione is currently the coordinator of a Future Emerging Technology (FET-OPEN) European H2020 project.She is recently nominated Ambassador of the European Innovation Council (EIC), for her capacity to bring basic research results to the market, generating impact for the society. She has also recently won the innovative start-up award of Gamma Donna 2021.