Gina Alioto has more than fifteen years of experience as a Project Manager. She spent more than seven of those years in the Silicon Valley managing cross-functional and technical teams in technology and embedded systems development projects across multiple borders and in particular with Japan. She has led teams to release innovative consumer electronics / computer products for Sony VAIO, D&M Holdings (Denon, Marantz) and ReplayTV. She co-coordinated both the technical development and the financial aspects for FP6 Project @neurIST as well as for FP7 Projects, VELOX, PROARTIS and ENCORE. She currently works with Adrián Cristal and Osman Unsal to coordinate ParaDIME and RETHINK big Projects. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Stanford University.