Peter will talk to us about how generative AI is causing a systemic change for citizens, businesses, and government, and how we can seize the opportunities while mitigating risks. This will also include AI-driven innovations such as cybersecurity and robotics. This unique opportunity provides an intimate setting to gain valuable insights.
Prof. Dr. Peter Werkhoven, TNO
Chief Scientist Officer
Peter graduated with honors in physics from Utrecht University and earned his doctorate in motion vision in 1990. He held various leadership roles at TNO, including head of the Information Processing department and director of business units. From 2010 to 2017, he served as the Managing Director of Technical Sciences at TNO.
As Chief Scientific Officer (CSO), Peter was a member of the TNO Executive Board from 2019 to 2023, and he currently holds the position of Chief Scientist at TNO. Since 2001, he has been a part-time professor, initially at the University of Amsterdam and later (from 2006) at Utrecht University. Peter has also served on advisory boards, including the NATO Research and Technology Board and the Societal Advisory Board of the KNMI.
Generative AI's impact | Mitigating AI risks | AI-driven innovations
17:30 | Start program (including presentation, discussion and a 3-course dinner)
20:30 | End of formal program, opportunity for informal networking
It is with great pleasure that we extend an invitation to you for an exclusive Vision Dinner featuring John van Hoof, the esteemed CEO of CSU. Please join us for an insightful evening focused on how to make a large family-owned business successful and hand it over to the next generation. John van Hoof, who brings a wealth of experience in managing large businesses won in 2020 the King Willem I price for large businesses. A recognition for his brave, resilient and sustainable entrepreneurship. John will share with us how a large cleaning company, operating in a very competitive market, is able to be very successful. During his speech he will touch on crucial elements, like strategy, governance, people, sustainability and innovation. This unique occasion offers an intimate setting to gain valuable insights into considerations and decisions that have propelled CSU to the forefront of the cleaning industry. We anticipate an evening of engaging conversation and networking as we delve also into the intricate balance of sustainability and innovation within the fabric of a family-owned business.