Q&A Session Kristof Vereenooghe (CEO EVBox) - Carlo van de Weijer (TU/e)
TU/e kindly invites you to join the online Q&A Session between Kristof Vereenooghe (EVBox) and Carlo van de Weijer (TU/e), focused on the technical production solution and manufacturability of EVBox. EVBox is the leading manufacturer of electric vehicle charging stations and charging management software.
Date: Tuesday 11 May 2021 | 15.30 – 16.30 (CET)
Program 11 May 2021
15.15 – 15.30
Online lobby is open
15.30 – 15.40
Welcome and introduction
Rudy van Beurden
15.40 – 16.15
Kristof Vereenooghe / Carlo van de Weijer
16.15 – 16.25
Interaction with audience
16.25 – 16.30
Rudy van Beurden
Kristof Vereenooghe is the CEO of EVBox. Kristof is a seasoned entrepreneur with SaaS cloud software expertise and a track record in driving international growth. Before joining EVBox in 2015, Kristof played a leading role at various startups that have now become key players within their industries, such as Bynder, LUMA Marketing Technologies, and Xeikon.
EVBox Group is a leader in R&D, with facilities across Europe and North America developing groundbreaking electric vehicle charging technology. With offices across the globe, including Amsterdam, Bordeaux, Munich, and Chicago, and strong foundations in dozens of markets, EVBox Group is working to shape a sustainable future of transportation. Since 2021, EVBox Group is a public company listed on NYSE via a business combination with TPG Pace Beneficial Finance and several initial investors.
Carlo van de Weijer (1966) has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the TU Eindhoven and a PhD degree with honors from TU in Graz. He carries a broad experience in the automotive industry with a.o. executive positions at Siemens and TomTom. Currently he is managing director of the newly founded Eindhoven AI System Institute EAISI at Eindhoven University of Technology. He advises ministries and industries around the world on the future of mobility and is member of the supervisory board of several high-tech companies and start-ups. He is an international speaker on exponential technology and the future of high-tech, amongst others as faculty member of Silicon Valley based Singularity University. Furthermore, he is a weekly columnist in the leading Dutch financial newspaper.
The interview is part of a broader EIT Urban Mobility accelerator program, specially tailored to inspire, support and connect five award-winning startups in the Urban Mobility domain. It will be the third interview in a series of four, all moderated by Carlo van de Weijer and facilitated by Rudy van Beurden. The program has been developed and is executed by STARTUP*EHV, the incubator of TU/e and part of The Gate.
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