Dr. Mona El Tobgui is an Assistant Professor of Child Health at the Egyptian National Research Center. She is also a senior advisor for Fraunhofer Gesellschaft in Egypt and works closely with the Fraunhofer headquarters in Munich. Since 2007, she has been opening avenues for the Fraunhofer Institutes to partner with Egyptian industrial, research, and civil society organizations. Dr. El Tobgui studied medicine at Cairo University and obtained her Ph.D. in Childhood Studies from Ain Shams University in 1988. Her primary fields of interest are research and innovation management and science and technology policy.