As Executive Director of the DaVinci Institute, Benita Lipps is responsible for European networks and the DaVinci Think-Tank. She specialises in EU network management, stakeholder engagement, and leadership strategy. With a background in non-profit management, Benita has been supporting collaborations, projects and partnerships between creatives from science, society and culture for over 15 years. She is an expert advisor to the Theatron Network, working group leader of the COST People-Friendly Cities network, and a board member of the European Society of Association Executives (ESAE), speaking & moderating regularly at international events.
About the DaVinci Institute
The DaVinci Institute is a think tank and consultancy specialising in collaborations for smart, creative & sustainable innovation. It brings together like-minded creative people from all over Europe, and acts as a facilitator for innovative, trans-disciplinary activities in the field of research, culture and policy that aim to effectively address societal challenges.