Julia Dias

Julia Dias is from Bahia. She has a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from UNICAMP and is current enrolled at the Master in Public Administration at Columbia University, with concentration in Urban and Social Policy. Before Columbia, Julia worked at the Inter-American Development Bank, Leading its Open Innovation program in Brazil and at Endeavor, leveraging the growth of the main innovative entrepreneurs in Brazil, structuring innovation ecosystems and lobbying for a more competitive business environment. At Columbia University, Julia is the president of the Technology and Innovation Student Association, Executive Secretary of Brazil Talk and Research Assistant of the Tech & Policy Initiative.