Margrethe Steinert is a consultant at Technopolis Group and part of the core team of the S3 CoP Secretariat. She has worked with entrepreneurship, innovation and regional policies, providing Secretariat services and engaging in stakeholder engagement activities. She has supported cities and regions through projects such as the European Entrepreneurial Regions (EER) initiative and Smart Cities Marketplace. Prior to working in Technopolis group, Margrethe worked as a project manager in the youth organisation YMCA in Norway, where she developed expertise in project management and local engagement. She holds a B.A and M.Phil in social anthropology from University of Oslo and a MSc in European Studies from Vrije Universiteit Brussels (VUB).