Dr Jyotika Virmani is senior director for planet & environment at XPRIZE and prize lead for the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE. Dr Virmani has over a decade of professional experience in oceanography. She has a PhD in physical oceanography from the University of South Florida, USA. Dr. Jyotika Virmani. She previously served as the Associate Director of the Florida Institute of Oceanography, as a Senior Scientist at the Met Office (the UK’s national weather service), and as the Executive Director of the Florida Coastal Ocean Observing System Consortium.
Areas of expertise
Environment – Innovation