Fabrizio Sala is Lombardy's Minister for Education, University, Research, Innovation and Simplification. Mr Sala was elected Mayor of the Municipality of Misinto (Monza and Brianza - Italy), position that he hold from 1999 to 2009. Afterwards, he was appointed Councillor for the Environment at the Monza and Brianza Provincial Administration, before being elected Vice-President of NEREUS (Network of European Regions Using Space Technologies).
Marcin Wajda is Director of the Department of Regional Development and European Funds, in Marshal’s Office of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship in Warsaw. Previously, he was part of the Lubuski Regional Operational Programme Monitoring Department, in the Marshal’s Office of the Lubuskie Voivodeship in Zielona Gora. Mr Wajda also holds a PhD in Economic Studies, has several publications and is a Lecturer in the Collegium of Socio-Economics of SGH Warsaw School of Economics.
Lieven Top is a senior Climate & Industry Advisor to the Flemish Ministry of Economy, Science & Innovation. From 2016, he served as Vice-Chair and Chair of the OECD Steel Committee. He was elected an Executive Board Member of ECRN in 2020.
Jaroslav Komínek is Deputy Governor of the Ústí Region for Transport and Road Management. All his professional life he is actively engaged in the field of logistics of transport of people and material. He is also currently a member of the Chomutov City Council and serves as Chairman of the Chomutov and Jirkov Public Transit Company. He was elected an Executive Board Member of ECRN in 2018.