Lina Plataniti


MEng, MSc


Lina is a Chemical Engineer (MEng) and Industrial Ecologist (MSc). With studies in Greece, France, Austria and Sweden, she had the chance to interact with people from various disciplines on a variety of topics focusing on environmental technologies and broader sustainability aspects applying a systems’ thinking approach. Her Industrial Ecology thesis was on food waste and climatic impacts of food consumption in Sweden.

She has professional experience in the pharmaceutical industry (clinical research) and the management of EU funded projects, where she had the responsibility of implementing complex projects mainly in the healthcare sector.

Lina started working as a researcher at Norsus in August 2023, being involved in food waste and process engineering projects. She is strongly interested in the Sustainability of AI applications, Biomimicry as a source of inspiration, and Planetary Boundaries as a concept framework for sustainability.