Coach for Meli

Current Position: Founder / Director Tapp | Smart City Prototypes

Past Positions: COO ModelMe3D, Co-Founder CITIXL, Product Owner Toon API, Board of Appsterdam

Expertise: For the last 10 years I have been working with future-city makers from Gemeente Amsterdam, Amsterdam Smart City & Economic Board as a strategist and developer of civic technologies. I’ve been a mentor at Rockstart Smart Energy Program and participant in Startup Bootcamp (2015) and Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator Powered by Techstars (2019). I am a regular speaker at events Smart Cities NYC, Consulate General of the Kingdom and local universities HvA, VU, Radboud University, KIC InnoEnergy and Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. I have extensive knowledge on the startup ecosystem in Amsterdam and smart city innovation.