Dr. Nina Dudnik is a scientist and social entrepreneur working at the intersection of science and global development. As the founder and CEO of Seeding Labs her mission is to ensure everyone has equal opportunity to make the scientific discoveries that improve life and our planet. Under her leadership, Seeding Labs has invested in scientists in over 30 countries and built a coalition of more than 140 partners across the public and private sectors. Dr. Dudnik obtained her PhD in molecular biology from Harvard Medical School and worked for the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research in Italy and Cote d’Ivoire. In 2015, she was named one of the world’s 100 most influential people in biotechnology by Scientific American Worldview, received the 2014 John F. Kennedy New Frontier Award, and was a 2010 TEDGlobal Fellow.
Date: 28 March 2018