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Cara Buchanan

Director of Marketing

Cara is a biomedical engineer who joined Innovation Forum Lausanne in 2016 as the Marketing Director. She moved to Lausanne in 2013 to do a post-doc at EPFL after finishing her PhD at Virginia Tech. Her expertise is in biomaterials and tissue engineering for cancer research. Currently, she is working as a Project Specialist at QGel SA, a start-up company spun-out of EPFL that specializes in the development of tumor organoids for in vitro drug discovery. Outside of science and innovation, Cara enjoys outdoor adventures, yoga, and most things Italian.

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Other team Members

Claudia Bigoni


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Francesco Pennacchio

Creative Director

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Sandra Sulser

Adivsory Board Member, Innovation Forum Lausanne

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Beatrice Volpe

President - Innovation Forum Lausanne

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Alessia Baldo


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