Shoot for the stars, aim for the moon – webinar series on ‘Energy Above Us’
In this series of webinars, we will explore aspects of the world of energy and focus on developments above us. The use of energy in the sky, in space, and in aviation.
We look at the current status and see that NASA has been using hydrogen for decades. We look at the future and will be updated about all innovations: from VR to zero-fuel aviation.
Vice President of EDI Bert Stuij will open the webinar series and give his views on innovation dynamics in the energy sector and disruptive innovation.
- Innovation system and its effects
- Disruptive innovation
- How to respond to today’s disruptive changes
Leon Stille, General Manager EDI, has a background in Earth Sciences (BSc) and renewable energy technology (MSc) from the University of Utrecht. From the start of his career he has focused on conventional and renewable energy technology development and education. He has held commercial roles in several energy companies such as the Dutch gas grid operator Alliander and international oil & gas company Frames. Furthermore, he worked for Netherlands Organisation for applied scientific research (TNO) as business development manager dedicated to enabling and accelerating the energy transition. Leon holds two patents, is key lecturer renewable gas, expert speaker on energy transition topics and moderator of an energy series webinar.
Bert Stuij (MSc.) is Vice President Innovation at the Energy Delta Institute (EDI) and Manager National Programmes/Energy at the Netherlands Enterprise Agency RVO, a government institution. At EDI, Stuij works on programme development and education with a specific focus on energy transition. At RVO, Stuij is responsible for renewable energy, energy efficiency and energy innovation policy. Previously Stuij worked in the private sector for Shell and at various semi-private institutions (Novem) and government agencies (SenterNovem, AgentschapNL).