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Kriacos Koupparis Senior Science, Technology, and Innovation Advisor at USAID


Dr. Kyriacos Koupparis currently serves as USAID’s senior innovation expert and provides direct technical support to USAID missions, U.S. embassies and government officials in the Asia region.  He has more than 10 years of scientific and international development experience managing programs to build better communities in emerging markets through science, technology, innovation and partnerships. He is an expert in science and technology policy and innovation programs that advance global prosperity. He has worked in 15 countries throughout Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa, and Asia. Kyriacos holds a Ph.D. and a M.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of California, San Francisco. He is a graduate of the Management of Technology program at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and has a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Chemistry from Wayne State University.

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