Erwin R. Meinders, PhD

Managing director AMSYSTEMS Center, Eindhoven, the Netherlands.

The next generation equipment for industrial Additive manufacturing

Bio :

Erwin Meinders is a senior innovation director and has a +15 years track record in innovation championing, innovation management, value capturing via IP creation and technology transfers and corporate venturing, mainly in the field of advanced manufacturing and 2D/3D printing. Erwin holds a Master of Science from the University of Twente and a PhD from the Delft University of Technology, received innovation management and entrepreneurship education from Vlerick Business School, and held several innovation management positions at Philips Research, Philips Optical Storage, Holst Centre, TNO and AMSYSTEMS Center. He is currently director of the TNO department Equipment for Additive Manufacturing and managing director of the AMSYSTEMS Center, a co-creation platform, based on strategic alliances with industrial and R&D partners.