Photonics Applications Week welcomes Stijn Grove, Dutch Data Center Association, as Advisory Board Member for IT & Telecom

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Stijn Grove, Managing Director, Dutch Data Center Association, as Advisory Board Member for IT & Telecom

DDA connects the market-leading Dutch Data Centers to strengthen economic growth and drive awareness of Data Centers. DDA stimulates interaction between its participants, partners, government, interest groups and platforms. It promotes the role, impact and significance of Data Centers in our society and represents the interests of the DDA participants.

Stijn also heads the Digital Gateway to Europe organisation to promote the Netherlands as the international digital hub. Next to his work for the DDA and Digital Gateway to Europe Stijn is the co-initiator of the Digital Infrastructure Netherlands foundation, the umbrella organisation for the Dutch digital infrastructure sector. Continue reading “Photonics Applications Week welcomes Stijn Grove, Dutch Data Center Association, as Advisory Board Member for IT & Telecom”

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Marcel van Haren, FME, as Advisory Board member for Agri-Food Industry

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Marcel van Haren, Cluster Manager Agri & Food, FME, as Advisory Board member for Agri-Food Industry

About Marcel van Haren
Marcel van Haren works as clustermanager Agri & Food at FME, the Dutch association for entrepreneurs in the technology industry. In the cluster over 15 organisations cooperate to accelerate the innovation in the field of machines, technology and ICT for the agri & food sector. Besides his primary role of clustermanager Marcel is also director of GMV, the association of machinebuilders for foodprocessing, and NAFTC, the export platform for Agri & Food solutions, having offices in China, India, Vietnam and Turkey. In 2013 Marcel van Haren, in his role at FME, was involved in the setup and start of the Postharvest Network, driven by a strong believe that helping developing countries to prevent having large volumes of post harvest losses, is one of the biggest gains for having less foodwaste in the world. Continue reading “Photonics Applications Week welcomes Marcel van Haren, FME, as Advisory Board member for Agri-Food Industry”

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Douwe Kiestra, IFHE, as Advisory Board member for Health Care

Photonics Applications Week welcomes Douwe Kiestra, IFHE, as Advisory Board member for Health Care

About Douwe Kiestra
Study building engineering and economic.
President of the (IFHE), International Federation of Hospital Engineering.
Vice President of the Dutch (NVTG) “The Dutch Federation of Technical Facility Managers in Healthcare”
One of the 100 most influented people in Healthcare worldwide in 2017
Boardmember of the Ronald McDonald foundation Friesland
Member of several Branch Committees and Advisory Boards
Owner of a Consultancy company in Healthcare Building projects
More than 30-year experience working in the building and Healthcare industry. Continue reading “Photonics Applications Week welcomes Douwe Kiestra, IFHE, as Advisory Board member for Health Care”