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Peter Tindemans

Scientific Programme Committee Member

Current Positions

  • Secretary General of EuroScience (since 2012)
  • Director, Global Knowledge Strategies & Partnerships (since 1999)

Biographical Information

  • Former Chair – European Spallation Source (2000-2010)
  • Former Chair – OECD Megascience Forum (1992-1999)
  • Former Chair COSINE to establish first paneuropean data networking backbone (1986-1991)
  • Former Programme Coordinator for Dutch Innovation Policy (1978-1979)
  • Various functions in Department of Science Policy, Netherlands (1979-1991)
  • Well known for his various contributions to science, technology and innovation policy in the Netherlands, Europe and globally
  • Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics at Leiden University