The AESIS Network is managed by the office of ScienceWorks, a Dutch company that supports the process of value creation out of scientific research for society. We are pleased to serve at AESIS!
The founder of ScienceWorks. With twenty years of experience at Erasmus University and at Science Alliance, you may state rightly that “knowledge transfer” has become the second nature of Frank. In this period he founded almost ten organisations to structure the exchange of scientific knowledge, including the European leading organization on knowledge transfer, ASTP and The network of knowledge regions Technopolicy. At ScienceWorks he developed several measurement systems in order to measure knowledge transfer (Valorisatieranking) and science based regional development.
His motto: “One discovery may create a thousand new realities”
Anika Duut van Goor
As General Manager Anika is responsible for expanding the AESIS Network and the organisation of the Impact of Science conference, courses and other events. She has a background in political science research at Leiden University (NL) and event coordination for Médecins du Monde and TEDx. This is reflected in the combination of professionalism and excitement she brings to the job. Her motto: “Tomorrow is too late, yesterday is over. Now is exactly the right time!”
As the Conference- and Office Manager, Eline is responsible for the logistical organisation of the activities, the CRM system and secretarial tasks. Her study in International Facility Management and her working experience in hotels and restaurants, make her a hostess both within and outside the office. Her motto: “Your only limit is you”
After receiving his MA degree in history, Jan started working as a Project Manager for ScienceWorks and AESIS. He is commited to Academion in particular: an exciting new project wherein investors, universities and start-ups are brought together in an environment where their ambitions and interests overlap. His motto:
“If you will it, it is no dream.”
After graduating his studies in Political Science Maarten has started an internship at ScienceWorks. As project manager ‘Measuring Impact of Science’ he is mostly working Conducting the research fort he Valorisatie-ranking, the organisation of an international Webinar and Training course, and maintaining the day-to-day activities for the AESIS network. His motto:
“If you want something; do it.”
Since September, Mariëlle has started her position as Assistant Conference- and Office Management at ScienceWorks. Her focus within ScienceWorks will be the support in the organization of all activities and office management related tasks. Marielle can use her studies in Facility Management during her tasks. Her motto: “Everything is possible, only if you dare.”