Keynote speaker profile
Ronny van t Oever, Micronit
Keynote pre-event September 23, 2020
Public Private Collaborations – Lessons learnt in times of pandemic collaboration
How to involve SME’s and address their interests
In 1999, Ronny van ’t Oever co-founded Micronit Microfluidics, currently known as Micronit Microtechnologies. Since 2011, he serves as Chief Executive Officer for this company. Prior to starting Micronit, Ronny began his career at the Abbott Diagnostics Division in Santa Clara, California. With a passion to bring innovative products to the market, Ronny recognizes the need to connect government, research institutes and industry. Therefore, he currently holds the position of President of MinacNed, a Dutch trade association aiming to strengthen the economic activity based on microsystems and nanotechnology. Ronny van ’t Oever graduated with a master’s degree in Physics at the University of Twente in Enschede. In 2007, he was awarded ‘Engineer of the year’ in the Netherlands.