Advisory Board

Dr Thomas Stegmaier

PD Dr.-Ing. Thomas Stegmaier

Head of Technical Textiles, Surface Technology, Environmental Technologies, Bionics

Coordinator of Centre of Excellence Technical Textiles Denkendorf


Professor Chezy Barenholtz

A highly accomplished entrepreneur and expert in the fields of biochemistry and medicine.

Prof. Barenholz is one of the global leading researchers in the field of using liposome products in medicine. He is the author of over 300 publications, co- inventor of over 25 worldwide approved patents, and has received several awards, including the Kaye Award for innovation, the Alec D. Bangham Achievement Award and the TEVA Founders Prize.


Professor Yehuda Carmeli

Professor Carmeli is a professor of medicine at the Tel Aviv University, the Head of the Israeli National Center for Antibiotic Resistance, and the chief of the Division of Epidemiology at the Tel Aviv Medical Center, in Tel Aviv, Israel. He is also on the research staff at the Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Professor Carmeli received his MD degree from Ben Gurion University, Israel and his MPH degree at Harvard School of Public Health. He served his residency at Hadassah Medical Center, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and then served as a fellow in Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. Professor Carmeli completed his fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA. His primary research interest is the epidemiology of resistance to antibiotics. He is the author of over 200 research articles, the recipient of multiple research grants and awards, and member of editorial board of major journals in the fields of Infectious Diseases and antibiotic research.