Jara Pascual, MBA and Dipl. Ing. Telecommunication Engineering, is founder and CEO of Collabwith, book author "Innovation and Collaboration in the Digital Era". Collabwith is an online platform bringing people together and encouraging collaborations online and offline. As a board member of the Forum Knowledge4Innovation, her voice is heard regularly at the European Parliament discussing the topics of female investment, digitalization, from Lab to Market and academia-industry collaboration. Chair of the WG Innovation Ecosystems at AIOTI, and board member of AMIT-MIT. She is also the host of the Innovation Podcast "Business of Collaboration". She writes about innovation and collaboration management for different online magazines, is a telecommunications engineer and has worked for 15 years in Innovation Management doing transformational.