Vice-Chair of the Board

Prof. dr. Maarten van Steen


Since 2015, Maarten van Steen is Scientific Director of the Digital Society Institute of the University of Twente. DSI is a cross-faculty institute comprising all groups that work on, or are strongly relate to digitalization research. Before joining Twente, he has worked at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam, TNO, and Leiden University. His field of expertise is in distributed computer systems. Maarten van Steen is currently member of the NWO Science board, and board of the Center for Safety and Digitalization (CVD) in Apeldoorn. He has always been actively involved in national organizations related to Computer Science, including the ICT Research Platform Netherlands (IPN), the Dutch AI Coalition (NLAIC) and the AiNed Programme.