Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board consists of three researches, all experts in their fields including but not limited to entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainablity. Their expertise, their brains and the power of facts will help Brain Fuel to keep developing creativity and innovation methods to make the world, your company and your team the best they can be.

Sílvia Costa

Sílvia Costa is an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Sílvia’s is passionate about understanding and supporting entrepreneurs in their journey to make the world a better place.

With a background in Psychology, Sílvia’s research interests focus on entrepreneurial cognition and learning, with emphasis on the use of experimental designs. Some of her work aims to better understand how entrepreneurs think and feel when they engage in identifying opportunities and we can teach potential entrepreneurs, such as university students, to observe the world around them in an entrepreneurial way.

Sílvia works closely with entrepreneurs and serves as a Board Member at the European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ECSB). Her work has been published in top journals in the fields of entrepreneurship, and she has co-authored several book chapters and books about entrepreneurship.

“It is super exciting to have the opportunity to set up and chair the Scientific Advisory Board at Brain Fuel. This is a great opportunity to create a meaningful connection between research and practice and increase our knowledge about how to enhance creativity and use it for problem-solving.”