Paul Verhagen specializes in high tech issues including semiconductors, artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and matters related to the ongoing Sino-US tech war. In addition, he is the HCSS domain expert on US (presidential) politics and author of Het Amerikaanse Presidentschap. He is a frequent guest at various news outlets including NPO (radio & television) and BNR.
Paul is currently pursuing a second master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Amsterdam and holds a master’s degree in Environment and Resource Management from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam as well as a bachelor’s degree in Theoretical Physics and Philosophy from Amsterdam University College. Paul previously worked at HCSS as a data scientist for four years and lived in Shanghai, Beijing, and Hong Kong.