Sounding Board

Members of the Sounding Board are not partners in the programme. They have an advisory role. They give critical reflection on the research and the results from their own point of view(s).



Youth Climate Movement

Werner Schouten | Chairman

IRO - The Association of Dutch Suppliers in the Offshore Energy Industry

Sander Vergroesen | Managing Director

TKI Nieuw Gas | Topsector Energie

Jörg Gigler | Director

Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy

Karin Heijmen | Senior policy adviser

TKI Wind op Zee | Topsector Energie

Bob Meijer | Director

Branche Organisatie Zeehavens

Randolf Weterings | Program manager electrification and hydrogen bij Port of Rotterdam

Stichting De Noordzee

Heleen Vollers | Senior Project Leader Nature-friendly Offshore Energy

Dutch Marine Energy Centre

Britta Schaffmeister | CEO

TenneT TSO

Thomas Donders | Project Leader Offshore Grid Development


Executive Director of Policy & External Affairs


André Craens | Senior Policy Advisor

Natuur en Milieu

Peter de Jong | Programme Leader for Electricity Production