Professional Activities

Professional Activities

On behalf of CrowdfundingHub I published a report titled ‘Current State of Crowdfunding in Europe’. The report brought together 27 national experts across Europe, and...

New European Commission service offers technical and financial advisory support for up to 20 Sustainable Urban Mobility projects I am one of the three experts...

'Zonder start-ups zou de financiële wereld stil zijn blijven staan' Link to article

On behalf of BMW I moderated the BMW Group Dialogues in Rotterdam on 12&13 September.   The BMW Group Dialogues brought the question of how "Cities...

ISA (Intelligent Speed Assistance) is a technology that helps drivers to adhere to speed limits. Exceeding speed limits and driving at unsafe speeds are...

Een open gesprek tijdens het Hoe Open? Festival met Sabine Gerrese (DisGover), Carlien Roodink (Open State Foundation), Astrid Oosenbrug (Tweede Kamerlid Partij van de Arbeid)...

During the TEN-T Days 2018,  Ljubljana 25-27 April, the European Commission gave the opportunity to 60 young innovative companies and projects promotors to present on the...

I was asked to advise startups on the possibilities to find strategisch partners & investors during the face-to-face session of the City of Things...

During the Dutch Blockchain Conference 2016 (20 June 2016) I interviewed keynote speakers like Neelie Kroes and Dave Birch in the ING studio. I...

Op 4 februari 2011 heb ik met Werner Toonk van de VVD een initiatiefvoorstel Open Data ingediend. D66 en VVD willen dat open data...

On behalf of Amsterdam Smart City I offer tailor made presentations and tours on specific themes like Digital Connectivity and Internet of Things. This...

Support of WEA Accountants in the launch of their online platform HalloJoost. (NB: Joost is the name of a virtual person and is positioned...

I have been a programme director of the Dutch Innovation Programme on Service Innovation & ICT (SII) in the period 2009-2012. In 2009 the Minister of...

Frank Evenblij interviewed me about the advantages and challenges of the sharing economy (video in Dutch):        

I was asked to give presentation about the lessons learned from the WeHelpen Initiative at the EAHSA conference in Lyon. EAHSA stands for European...

And do you have the ambition to grow and are you looking to connect with investors, corporates and public authorities? Opportunity: • free ticket CapitalFest “Global...

Interview with Allianz: I explain how insurance advisors can benefit from the blockchain. (Video in Dutch):        

On 25 May 2016 Twente showcased The Future of High Tech with inspiring speakers like Chris Anderson, Constantijn van Oranje and Vint Cerf. During a...

Ik gaf een presentatie over succesvolle Peer-To-Peer initiatieven tijdens het Ordina Seminar "Enabling The Sharing Economy. Tijdens dit seminar werd de transformatie van ons...

College over de Blockchain voor de collegereeks Technologie van Managers van Focus Conferences. Periode 9 mei tot en met 4 juli (8 colleges). Locatie: Kasteel...