Matthias Ploeg

9th April 2014

Matthias Ploeg is a senior consultant at Technopolis Group, focusing on innovation policy and strategy, with a particular interest in the role of the entrepreneurship and innovation in higher education, private sector development and green growth. Based both in Amsterdam and in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, Matthias is very active in the field of economic and…

Joost van Barneveld-Biesma

9th April 2014

Joost van Barneveld-Biesma is a physicist specialised in the policy, economics and technology of sustainable development. At Technopolis Group, he works as an expert on cleantech and research infrastructures. He develops foresights and strategy recommendations on the intersection of high-tech developments and sustainability questions, for (inter)national governing bodies (EC, OECD, ministries and agencies) and research…

Frank Zuijdam

9th April 2014

Frank Zuijdam is deputy-director of Technopolis Amsterdam. His focus is on issues related to science and innovation policy. He joined Technopolis in September 2007 and is a very experienced project manager who has been leading many national and international projects. He worked for a variety of clients including the Academy of Finland, the Department of…

Geert van der Veen

9th April 2014

Geert van der Veen is a Technopolis Director in Amsterdam since 2008. He joined Technopolis in 2003 and has more than 20 years of experience in the field of innovation, innovation policy and sustainable development. Within Technopolis Geert is mainly involved in projects related to research and innovation programmes, research organisations and innovation agencies, and…

Derek Jan Fikkers

9th April 2014

Derek Jan Fikkers is deputy director with Technopolis Group in Amsterdam. He has been working in the field of higher education policies, regional innovation policy, and science & technology policies since 2004. On these topics Derek Jan published several articles and book chapters, and successfully finished a large number of projects. He has worked for…

Christien Enzing

9th April 2014

Dr. Christien Enzing joined Technopolis BV, Amsterdam in 2009 as senior consultant. Her research and consultancy covers the whole research and innovation policy chain: from ex-ante assessment and programme design and monitoring to ex-post evaluation. She performed evaluations of European and national RTI programmes and of national research centres. She has a specific interest in…

Caspar Roelofs

9th April 2014

Caspar Roelofs MSc joined Technopolis in 2013 as consultant in the area of health and life sciences with a particular interest in innovation and learning processes. He has contributed to several projects, including evaluations, impact assessment and studies for international and national public bodies. Major projects include an ex-ante impact assessment of the business case…

Bastian Mostert

9th April 2014

Bastian Mostert MSc is senior consultant and project manager at the Technopolis Group in Amsterdam in the area of science, technology and innovation policy. He has over seven years of experience in a large variety of studies for public and not-for-profit organisations at national and international level varying from strategic policy and benchmark studies to…