Andreia Vasconcelos joined the Oxford Robotics Institute (ORI) in August 2017 as Research & Trials manager and she is responsible for the coordination of the institute research projects and field trials. She has a MSc in Chemistry and a PhD in Biomedical Engineering. Prior to joining ORI, Andreia was the Chief Scientific Officer of Oxford Biomaterials Ltd, a medical devices company spun-out from the University of Oxford.