Carlo van de Weijer (1966) has a Master degree in Mechanical Engineering from the TU Eindhoven and a PhD degree with honours from Technical University in Graz. He carries a broad experience in the automotive industry with a.o. executive positions at Siemens and TomTom.
Currently he is director of the Strategic Area Smart Mobility at Eindhoven University of Technology. He advises ministries and industries around the world on future mobility policy and is member of the supervisory board of several high-tech companies (NXP semiconductors, Prodrive technologies, VADO group) and start-ups (a.o. driveamber.com, spike.global and lightyear.one).
He is a weekly columnist in a leading financial newspaper and an international speaker on exponential technology and the future of high-tech.