Barbara Kavsek started working with Siemens in 2002 and after working several years as analyst and project manager, she switched to research and development at Corporate Technology in 2009 at Vienna, Austria. With a degree in mathematics and multivariate statistics from Vienna University of Technology, she focused on process analytical technology and lifescience systems, especially in biotechnological settings. Barbara Kavsek is currently heading the research group on Process Analytics & Sensing. With her team she is responsible for projects and research cooperations building the bridge between Siemens core knowhow and pharma & life sciences.