Reference group for the research environment

The reference group consists of elected representatives who have strategic and operative experience from industrial environments and research. Their mission is to help us work strategically and with a long-range perspective with our research environment.

The group consists of

  • Rickard Andersson, Vice President, Bio Technology and Environmental Systems, Valmet Technologies Oy
  • Anders Brolin, Director - Innovation Manager, Stora Enso
  • Christine Hagström Näsi - Senior Advisor CLIC Innovation LTD
  • Jonas Wallberg, Director ICT, Teknikföretagen
  • Johan Åkerberg, Global Research Area Coordinator, ABB Corporate Research
  • Prof. emeritus Lars Asplund, Computer Science, Mälardalens Högskola
  • Prof. Lucia Lo Bello, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Catania, Italy
  • Prof. Danny Crookes, Director of Research, Speech & Vision Systems Cluster, Queens University, Ireland
  • Prof. Janne Laine, Dean of the school of Chemical Engineering, Aalto University, Finland