Diving Into The Deep

The European High-tech and Emerging Research Association is a non-profit professional organization, comprised of individuals who share an interest in advancing  research and practice. We are a community that engages in research and dialogue pertaining to high-tech and emerging topics. We support the professional development of emerging and established scholars. We advocate research-informed improvements in future perspectives. We seek engagement with high-quality research and discussions of important theoretical, methodological, practice and policy issues.

EUHERA Mission

The European High-tech and Emerging Research Association (EUHERA) is a community of scholars dedicated to promoting research that enriches the knowledge, understanding, and development of world. EUHERA is committed to ethical research that is rigorous, methodologically diverse, and socially responsible. EUHERA is dedicated to disseminating such research broadly so as to promote generative theories, informed practices and sound policies. Central to its mission, EUHERA mentors and supports future generations of sci-tech scholars.

Meet Our Team

Federica Gattuso
Federica GattusoCEO
Federica Gattuso is the CEO of EUHERA. Prior to that, she held various positions in the association.
Federica is educated Ph.D in Information Technology.
Adriano Ricci
Adriano RicciResearch Lead
Adriano started his career with EUHERA in 2014 as a CEO before becoming the company’s Technical Manager in 2015. He graduated from Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria with a Ph.D degree in Infrastructure and Sustainable Energy.
Krystian van der Walt
Krystian van der WaltExecutive Manager
Krystian brings his enthusiastic approach to EUHERA, and he has gained a good grounding in social research methods. He now manages a number of our key contracts on a day-to-day. He continues to encourage the use of technology where appropriate, increasingly adopting online surveys and discussion forums to promote cost effective consultation.

“Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence.”

Krystian van der Walt


Demand for knowledge and skills in these capability areas is growing, with the potential for significant impact in both academic and stakeholder arenas.


The mission of EUHERA is to help professionals in various disciplines improve and certify their discovery knowledge and skill, advance their careers and increase their contacts.


Bring us your challenges and we will work with you to create the solution. Be it people, technology or a combination of the two, let’s innovate together.


We will organize Events, Workshops, Webinars and Seminars for our members in the near future. We create education materials and share the know-how.

Discover The Future

“Sometimes we all need a fresh perspective…”

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