Jessica Vermeer
31 March

Jaquelien Scherpen has been appointed Captain of Science of the top sector High Tech Systems and Materials (HTSM). She succeeds Dave Blank, who held the position since 2011. Scherpen is a professor of system and control technology at the University of Groningen. As HTSM science captain, she wants to focus on innovation in key technologies, cross-fertilization between science and the high-tech industry and human capital.

Credit: Holland High Tech