In this capacity, he focuses on research and analysis of developments in the interface between organisations and technology and future technological developments which could influence this interface. Alongside his work at Centric, in 2009 he obtained his PhD from the Rotterdam School of Management (Erasmus University), for which he conducten research into the fusion of man and technology, the interoperabilty of information and network-centric thinking. In 2013 he was appointed Professor ar Steinbeis University Berlin, a role he will fulfil alongside his work at Centric.
Ben van Lier
Professor dr. Ben van Lier is Director of Strategy & Innovation at Centric, a Dutch ICT company with offices in Belgium, Norway, Romania, Germany and Switzerland.