• Irene Fialka, CEO, INiTS Universitäres Gründerservice Wien GmbH, HealthHub Vienna
Dr. Irene Fialka is CEO of INiTS, Vienna’s University Business Incubator (UBI) serving all academic institutions in Vienna. She has a background in genetics and has worked with R&D-based deeptech startups since 2004. INiTS has been ranked amongst the TOP20 UBIs worldwide since 2013 by UBI Global (ubi-global.com). INiTS’ startups outperform creating jobs, raising funds and finding strategic partners. Some examples are Apeptico, Lexogen, Marinomed (INiTS’ 1st IPO), MedicusAI, mySugr, S-TARget etc. She is co-founder of investorinnen.com (female investing) and Women in Health IT and since 2018 managing partner of healthhubvienna.com, an international acceleration program to drive innovation in healthcare.