Prof. Vesna Bengin is the co-founder and Assistant Director for Research at the BioSense Institute. Prof. Bengin is a Full Professor at the Department for Physics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia. She is the coordinator of H2020 project ANTARES, ranked as the first in the most prestigious H2020 call Teaming which aims to evolve BioSense Institute into a market-oriented European Centre of research excellence. She obtained her PhD in 2006 at the University of Novi Sad in the field of microelectronics, and has lead or participated in 11 FP7, 5 Horizon 2020 and many other research projects. She authored more than 90 scientific papers and published two books with world-renowned publishers. Prof. Bengin is the recipient of a number of national and international awards including the special award granted by the European Commission ‘’Marie Curie Actions for an Innovative Europe: Excellence, mobility and skills for researchers’’. She is a mother of three.