Dr. Liliana Török is a senior researcher, Scientific Director of the Danube Delta National Institute for Research and Development (INCDDD), holds a PhD in Biology from the Ovidius University Constanta in Romania. Her research and consultancy work is related to aquatic biodiversity, eutrophication in freshwater, environmental impact assessments and ecological rehabilitation of wetlands. Liliana has performed studies on phytoplankton from the Lower Danube Region (including the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve) in the frame of various national projects, in the frame of the projects financed by GEF/World Bank, UNDP, PHARE, the EU Framework Program (REBECCA, REFORM, FORECASTER), ICPDR (INVSEC) etc. She led projects financed by Romanian Authority focused on eutrophication, on the management plan of the Danube Delta and as a leader of the international consortium partner she is the coordinator of two on-going projects (AQUACROSS and CyanoLakes) financed by EU, H2020 funds. She is editor-in-chief of a technical periodical (DELTAICA) and of a periodical dedicated to promoting scientific events organized by the institute (Deltas and Wetlands – Book of Abstracts).