Kate Patyrak graduated from the Gdańsk University of Technology and Warsaw University of Technology. She has spent over 7 years working in the research community. At that time, she actively represented PhD students and young scientists in the discussion about science and higher education in Poland, especially about the new system of research evaluation. Today, as Research Intelligence Customer Consultant in Central and Eastern Europe, she supports scientific institutions in managing their research potential and taking care of their visibility. She is passionate about systems for research evaluation and the broadly understood subject of data quality. Privately, enthusiast of mountain expeditions and roller skating.