Michela Magas is Chair of the Industry Commons Foundation which is building a legacy for cross-domain interoperability. She was European Woman Innovator of the Year in 2017 and was named Innovation Luminary by the European Commission and Intel Labs Europe. She advises to the European Commission, the G7 Leaders and national governments on innovation. She was an advisor to the CONNECT Advisory Forum from 2014 to 2018 and coordinated the CAF innovation recommendations for the Horizon programme. Michela is the founder of MTF Labs, a global technology platform of over 7500 creative innovators and scientific researchers which evolved out of an FP7 CSA. She has 25 years of experience in developing product futures for a series of international clients including Apple, Nike and Nokia, and is co-author of a patent in music AI.