DOLL ITS LIVING LAB
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Global Partner, VP Foresight & Mobility at Manyone
Head of Mobility at JAJA Architects
CDO to the City of Rotterdam
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He is the co-author of Expand: stretching the future and has founded Biomega and helped found a host of design consultancies incl. Skibsted Ideation, KiBiSi and Manyone. He is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Urban Mobility Transitions.
Formerly Chairman of the Danish Design Council, Vice-Chair of Design2Innovate, and of the GFC on Design & innovation, Co-Chair of the GFC on Entrepreneurship member of the Danish Design Center’s, advisor to Mindlab and the INDEX awards.A published author, and ad hoc expert blogger for The Huffington Post, Harvard Business Review, Børsen and Fast Company
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Bas is a leading urban innovation and digitalization specialist & executive with over 20 years of experience in the ‘smart city’ space. He serves as CDO to the City of Rotterdam and as Professor of Practice at the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University. He also serves as Member of the Board, at the Smart City Association Italy (TSCAI).
Bas is the author of the well acclaimed book “A New Digital Deal”. (September 2017/February 2020 (revised 2020 edition) – www.anewdigitaldeal.com).
Managing Director, Swarco Denmark
Head of Traffic Management Department, the Road Directorate
Jonas Hammershøj Olesen
Digital Planning & Mobility Director, COWI,
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In his work Jonas is focused on standardization, open and transparent data and systems as well as high quality solutions. During his career he has worked thoroughly with both the design and implementation of signalized intersections, ITS on different levels and the collection, processing and distribution of mobility data for all modes of transport.
Jonas contributes to the Danish ITS industry with articles in professional journals as well as lectures, workshops, etc. at both Danish and foreign conferences
Assistant Professor at the Institute of Computer Science, University of Tartu
Steffen W. Frølund
Chief Marketing Officer, GreenMobility
Teddy Sibbern Axelsen
Head of DOLL Living Lab
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Søren Kofoed Bom
Chief Consultant, the Capital Region of Denmark
Team Coordinator, the Danish Road Directorate
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He works with regional planning for infrastructure and the development of public and green transport for services to citizens in the Capital Region of Denmark and Greater Copenhagen. And are fertilizing a better collaboration across municipalities, private companies, neighbor regions and national borders to generate new knowledge for dialogues between citizens, companies and policy makers.
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He has since 1984 served through executive positions in companies working on large scale programs and change management in the public transport smart ticketing, credit card, video game and airlines communication businesses. Søren Sørensen headed the national travelcard (rejsekort) program at DSB (Danish Railways) and Midttrafik (second largest public transport administrator in Denmark). Recent and actual work includes services to FAIRTIQ, Danish Civil aviation and Railway Authority (Trafikstyrelsen) and the Worldbank (Creation of a digitized Public Transport Agency in Slovakia)
Søren Sørensen is Chairman of the Board for ITSDanmark and participate in the ODIN network for open mobility data in the Nordics.
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Mads is team coordinator at the Data and Business Architecture team in the Danish Road Directorate (DRD).
Mads has more than 20 years of experience within the public sector. Within that period, Mads has been working with digitalization for almost 15 years. For the last 2,5 years Mads has been working within the Digitalization and IT department at DRD. Among other things, Mads has been working together with the Traffic Management Department in DRD on its digitalization strategy and a target it-architecture on traffic signals.
Prior to DRD Mads has been working for 4 years as program manager for the ITS program in City of Copenhagen implementing several ITS solutions supporting the City of Copenhagens political vision of green mobility and carbon neutrality.
Jakob Bülow Find
Chief Consultant, the City of Copenhagen
CEO, WE BUILD DENMARK
Jos van Vlerken
Project Manager, the City of Copenhagen
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Christina Melvang is the CEO of WE BUILD DENMARK, which one of 13 national cluster organisations in Denmark that facilitate collaborations, boost partnerships and accelerate knowledge-based innovation to solve the grand challenges of the future.
Christina has spent the last 20 years working in business development with a particular focus on helping Danish companies develop their environmental, energy and sustainability activities. From 2014, she was the head of a regional business cluster for construction on Funen, run by the Funen municipalities, which from 2021 became part of the national cluster WE BUILD DENMARK.
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Jos van Vlerken (he/him) is a Project Manager for the City of Copenhagen working with ITS and C-ITS infrastructure projects with the aim of improving traffic by increasing the convenience and efficiency of especially cycling and public transport.
He has contributed to the development, trial, and deployment of a number of novel technologies in Copenhagen such as variable message signs for cyclists, intelligent street lighting, dynamic urban spaces, intelligent bus priority and more, both through European projects and ones funded by the city itself.
Jos holds a M.Sc. in sociology from the University of Copenhagen with emphasis on social science methodology and behavioral design.
Project Manager, the City of Aarhus
Group CFO and Head of IR & ESG, GreenMobility
Malthe Birkemose Holm
Traffic Engineer, Verdo
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Gustav Friis holds a master’s in urban planning and Management has since 2006 been working on mobility projects, first at the City of Aalborg (2006-2013), at the Polis Secretariat as project manager (2013-2014), before he joined the City of Aarhus in April 2014. During his time in Aalborg he was measure leader on several project in the CIVITAS ARCHIMEDES project. In his time at Polis he worked on four EU-funded mobility projects.
In Aarhus Gustav Friis is the project manager smart and green mobility projects working on changing travel behaviour to reduce congestion and carbon emissions in the city.
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Anders is an experienced car sharing executive and a seasoned mobility speaker. Leveraging 26 years of successfully building international partnerships in customer centric industries, Anders aims to make GreenMobility the leading provider of sustainable shared mobility on a global scale. He heads up financing and ensures full focus from the capital market on sustainable mobility. He also heads up IR and the company’s ESG program, where GreenMobility is a clear frontrunner. Joining GreenMobility in 2017 to structure and lead internationalization, Anders remains deeply involved in international growth and strategic partnerships.
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Malthe is a traffic engineer, who works for Verdo Teknik. He primarily works with signalized intersections, SCADA systems, bus priority, traffic logic, detector logic and other fields within ITS.
Senior Researcher, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden
Director of Data and Analytics, Connected Cars
Mayor, City of Albertslund
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Steven Sarasini holds a PhD in Research Policy and is a senior researcher within the Sustainable Business group at RISE. Previously, Steven has focused on research related to climate change and energy, vehicle electrification and the circular economy.
For the past six years, Steven has conducted research on multiple aspects related to MaaS developments, including business model innovation, ecosystem collaboration and sustainability assessment.
Steven has been involved in the EU H2020 project IMOVE, the Nordic flagship project SHIFT, NOMAD and the Swedish R&I programme KOMPIS.
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Thomas Jansson has a long history of analyzing and processing large datasets in different industries. Driven by a curiosity toward finding new ways of understanding and utilizing data he has taken pride in developing a strong team of data scientists and engineers focused on this task. Thomas has a background in physics and is currently employed at Connected Cars as the director of data and analytics. In addition to his primary job function, he also functions as an external examiner of bachelor and master theses on the topics of mobility, IoT, and machine learning.
Assistant Professor, Aalborg University
Peter Andreas Rosbak
Head of Development, Movia