Founded in 2010 by Virginie Simon, a biotech engineer and PhD in nanotechnology, and Tristan Davaille, a financial engineer with a degree in economics — MyScienceWork serves the international scientific community and promotes easy access to scientific publications, unrestricted diffusion of knowledge and open science. Our comprehensive database includes more than 90 million scientific publications and 12 million patents.

We host a community of professional scientists and science enthusiasts from around the world who use MyScienceWork's open network to deposit and discover scientific publications of all disciplines. Join the community!
For Research Institutions, Scientific Publishers & private-sector R&D companies, MyScienceWork provides a suite of data-driven solutions. Learn more about our products.

Our vision for the near future is to empower research institutions and industries with more intelligence related to research fields by aggregating all available data related to research results to accelerate findings, optimize funding and research efforts, improve transparency, bridge the knowledge gap between academia and industry and avoid duplicate research.

MySciencework believes that making science more accessible will foster data sharing amongst science organizations.


Our Team

Yann Mahe

Yann Mahe, Managing Director

Yann has been working for 10 years in developing innovative technologies/solutions in the Research Market and Scholarly Publishing Industry to help researchers to better access, analyze and promote their outputs. He holds a Master of Business from the University Paris Sud and a Bachelor in law. He joined MyScienceWork to bring his expertise and reinforce the team that works on our innovative project.


Manuel Guzman, Research & Development Director

Manuel has been working in software development for more than 20 years for the telecommunications and payment industries to help service providers in the development and implementation of provisioning, billing, collections, recharge and payment solutions. He holds a Master in Business Administration from Babson College, USA and a Bachelor in Computer Science from Universidad Metropolitana, Venezuela. He joined MyScienceWork to grow the established platform and reinforce the technical team.

Maha Amami, PhD, Data Scientist

Maha holds a PhD in computer sciences from the university of Milano-Bicocca. Her PhD research focus was on scientific paper recommendation and information retrieval systems that apply latest techniques in Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Computational Linguistics and Knowledge. She published her work in international conferences related to the NLP field. She worked for two years as a researcher fellow in CRISP research center in Milan (Italy) where she developed and deployed interpretable machine learning systems for labor market data. She was also a lecturer in the university of Milano-Bicocca and was a reviewer in many international top journals and conferences. She joined MyScienceWork in November 2020 to bring her NLP expertise to MyScienceWork's products.


Hassan Afjnik, Full Stack Developer

Hassan is a Full Stack Developer with 10 years of experience in the field. In 2017, he graduated as a software developer and worked for the Minister of the Interior Projects for 2 years as a Full Stack Developer on linguistic applications and health care applications.

Furthermore, he has worked in creating and developing APPs for the public sector using Javascript language. Hassan joined MyScienceWork to bring his expertise in developing digital solutions for research stakeholders.

Anis Mellef

Anis Mellef, Full Stack Developer

Anis is a web development engineer and graduated from the school of engineering and technology ESPRIT in Tunisia. He also has an applied license from the Higher Institute of Technological Studies, and a certification as a FullStack JavaScript developer from GoMyCode. Anis has 7 years of experience in this field, he began his career in electronics engineering, automation and embedded systems and then he specialized in web development.

Ugo Moutymbo, Full Stack Developer

Ugo is an apprentice in his final Bachelor year at Sorbonne Université Paris. He joined the team to develop his skills and to bring a new eye to projects. He intends to do a Master degree at Sorbonne Université.

Yugal Morjaria, Project Manager

Yugal is a young bilingual student from Neoma Business School and joined MyScienceWork as a Project Manager. He possesses more than 2 years of experience in the field of Project Management working for the French Embassy in India and as a Business Developer at an Automobile Manufacturing company.
Hereafter, he moved to France wanting to further his educational qualifications by completing 2 Master’s degrees,Programme Grande Ecole& International Project Development. Recently he cleared the Prince 2 foundation certificate and joined MyScienceWork to use his polished Project Management skills in managing the company projects.

Clio Bayle

Clio Bayle, Journalist

Clio is a science journalist based in Paris. She’s a graduate from the University of York, Science Po Aix-en-Provence and from École de Journalisme de Toulouse (EJT). She joined MyScienceWork in 2014, and has been working with them ever since. Besides collaborating with MyScienceWork, Clio also works with la Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie and a number of travel and history magazines.


Akash Vasan, Business Development Manager

Akash completed his MSc from EMLV Business School, Paris, specializing in international business. Before joining MyScienceWork, Akash worked as an Independent Editor in the Business and Economics vertical of Cactus Communications in India which was his first exposure to the world of science communication. His tenure at Cactus strengthened his interest in contributing to the research community's development which further led him to joining the MyScienceWork team to handle communications and business development. Akash is passionate about making science communication simpler and is a strong advocate of open science.


Darrell Gunter

Darrell Gunter, Digital Publishing Executive, Advisor & Non Profit Board Member

Darrell W. Gunter a “Digital” publishing executive with extensive experience in consultative sales, search, semantic technology, mobile and collaboration platforms in the digital industry. He is a frequent speaker and moderator at many industry events. He is the Chief Commercial Officer for Gadget Software. He also serves as the Director North America, for the International Association of STM Publishers.

Having worked for the leaders of the electronic information industry; Xerox, Dow Jones Financial News Services, Elsevier, Collexis and the American Institute of Physics he has been an innovative pioneer in the industry with the successful launch of many dynamic applications; DJ News Retrieval (now Factiva), ScienceDirect, Scopus, College Markets (Elsevier) and Expert Profile, Reviewer Finder, (Collexis). Darrell is very active in the industry with memberships in AAP PSP, SSP and ACS.

He Co-Chairs PSPS’s Committee for Digital Innovation and is a former Associate Editor of the Learned Journal published by the ALPSP. A graduate of Seton Hall University's W. Paul Stillman School of Business, he obtained his BS Business Administration with a major in Marketing and earned his MBA from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. He also graduated from Rutgers CUEED’s Entrepreneur Pioneer’s Initiative program.

Marc Lemmer

Marc Lemmer, Independent advisor, a Connector, Translator, Catalyst for developing business with innovation

Marc’s passion is about scouting and developing new business opportunities based on technology and business-model driven innovation. His expertise is innovation and entrepreneurship, business development, corporate governance, team building and change management.

Marc established in 2016 as an independent advisor with his company Bridging Gaps based in Luxembourg. Today his main activity is with SnT, the ICT research centre of the University of Luxembourg where he is head of Industry partnerships and Technology transfer. With a PhD in chemistry he has worked in the inspection and testing service business as well as in public research organisations.

He served for 6 years as the CEO of the public research center Tudor (today, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technolog, LIST) and was during this period an elected member of the Executive Board of EARTO.

At Tudor, Marc initiated the transfer to the market of TAO, the leading Open Source assessment platform for Education and Public Sector Employment developed together with the University of Luxembourg. He chaired the board of directors of the spin-off Open Assessment Technologies (OAT) created in 2012 and which is working from Silicon Valley and Luxembourg with educators and assessment professionals around the globe to develop a highly scalable, robust and secure platform that is available free of licensing and test delivery fees.


We have raised $5 million from a range of investors, including Edison Group Participations, French business Angel and the Luxembourg State.


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MyScienceWork Inc.

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