Ekaterina graduated from Tomsk State University and the Open University SKOLKOVO. Since 2012, she has been cooperating with Russian development institutes and think tanks in the field of education, regional development, technology and innovations: SKOLKOVO Foundation, Center for Strategic Research, The Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, Agency for Strategic Initiatives, World Bank, RUSNANO.
Ekaterina is the moderator of educational programs and strategic sessions for Russian universities: Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute), National University of Science and Technology MISiS, Far Eastern Federal University, Tomsk State University, Novosibirsk State University, Kazan Federal University, Samara National Research University, Moscow State University of Education.
She participated in the Open University SKOLKOVO (2012 – 2014), Basics of Project Activities (Far Eastern Federal University), Foresight school (2015 – 2016), National Technology Initiative (2015 – 2017). In addition, she is the certified moderator of the Rapid Foresight Metodology and supervisor of the Foresight school.
Ekaterina worked on urban development strategies for various Russian cities. She took part in development and holding more than one hundred strategy, analytical, project and foresight sessions for youth forums, scientific conferences, educational institutions, IT companies, medium and small businesses.