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Annual EDA conference

December 6th 2018 - 15:00

On Thursday 29 November, Frank Bekkers participated in a panel at the Annual EDA conference in Brussels. The topic discussed was how today’s Armed Forces are adapting to tomorrow’s technologies, with a special focus on unmanned and autonomous systems.

For more information on this topic, see chapter 3.4 from the HCSS report 'Playing to your strengths.' 

For more information, visit the EDA website.

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Frank Bekkers is Director of the Security Program. He studied Applied Mathematics at the University of Amsterdam and spent most of his career at the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO), specializing in the area of Defence, Safety & Security. At TNO, he held a range of positions, including program manager, senior research scientist, group manager and account director. From 1996-1997, he worked as program manager for Call Media and Intelligent Networks for the telecom company KPN. His current position at HCSS combines shaping HCSS’s portfolio concerning defense and security-related projects with hands-on participation in a number of key projects.