Mette Glavind is executive vice president at the Danish Technological Institute. With the responsibility for the division for Building and Construction she runs a comprehensive business with knowledge intensive technical service and innovation to the building and construction industry. She holds a MSc and a PhD from Technical University of Denmark and started her career as a researcher. In addition, she has taken an executive management education at Harvard Business School.
In 2011 she was awarded a price for her special skills to bridge the gap between research and industry and create results for all parties. She is a member of the board of representatives in Realdania. She participated 2012-2013 in the government`s growth team for energy and climate and in Northern Future Forum in 2013 as an invited expert by Prime Minister Helle Thorning Schmidt.