Speaker Nelissen - EnergyDays - 26 October 2017
prof.ir. E.S.M. (Elphi) Nelissen
TU/e, department of the Built Environment
Smart City of the Future
Elphi Nelissen presents her dream about the city of the future. A vision which is actually going to be realized in the Brainport Smart District, to be built ultimately in 2021 in the municipality of Helmond.
Professor Elphi Nelissen is Full Professor in Building Sustainability and Dean of the Department of the Built Environment at the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e).
Next to her position at the university, Professor Nelissen is chairwoman of the Socio-Economic Council of the Province of Brabant (SER-B) and is member of the Advisory College of the Province (BrabantAdvies).
She also holds several additional functions, such as chairwoman of the TU/e Smart Cities Program and member of the Board of SPARK Campus. In 2016, Elphi Nelissen was elected most influential woman of the Eindhoven/Brainport region. She is appointed by the minister of Economic Affairs as member of the national Taskforce ‘Bouw’ and chairwoman of the national Transition Team ‘Circular Building’.