Dr. Özlem Weiss is the CEO of Expertants GmbH, a service provider for development & regulatory services for medical devices in the additive manufacturing sector and Managing Director of IBD Consulting & Co., that is providing consulting services. She supported several new business & product developments in large corporations & SMEs and helped various medical device and life science start-ups as coach & evaluator. Dr. Weiss is involved in a variety of other functions. In the international network for industrial additive manufacturing MGA Mobility | MGA Medical - Mobility goes Additive she leads the working group "Medical Materials" and supports the standardization work of ISO/TC Additive Manufacturing on EU level in a mirror committee of the SBS.
She holds a PhD in chemistry and her focus has since then been materials in medical applications.
She shares her entrepreneurial knowledge as an expert, reviewer and coach at Science4Life. a business plan competition and network supporting startups in life science, chemistry and energy and as a chemist she networks with colleagues at GDCh and DECHEMA.