Dr. Gereon Meyer

Dr. Gereon Meyer

Dr. Gereon Meyer, Head of Strategic Projects with the Future Technologies and Europe Department of VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik in Berlin, Germany, earned his Ph.D. in Physics from the Freie Universität Berlin. Before joining VDI/VDE-IT in 2007 he was an Alexander von Humboldt fellow and researcher at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA (USA), Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, San Jose, CA (USA) and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA (USA). At VDI/VDE-IT, he is leading a team of experts in future trends in transportation and information technologies. Dr. Meyer is the chairman of the Int. Forum on Advanced Microsystems for Automotive Applications, the head of the office of the eNOVA Strategy Board Automobile of the Future in Germany, and the editor of the Springer book series Lecture Notes in Mobility. Dr. Meyer is the Operating Agent for Task 1 “Information Exchange” of the Technology Collaboration Programme Hybrid and Electric Vehicles of the International Energy Agency where he is also in charge of the new Task 29 “Electrified Connected and Automated Vehicles”. Dr. Meyer is a member of the European Commission’s Industrial Advisory Group for the PPP European Green Vehicles Initiative, the Sustainable Transport Forum of the European Commission, and the EU-US-Japan Trilateral Working Group Automated Road Transport. He is coordinating the EU-funded Coordination and Support Action “Safe and Connected Automation of Road Transport” (SCOUT) and “Action Plan for the Future of Mobility in Europe” (MOBILITY4EU).