Younis Hijazi

  • Position: Senior Advisor European Funding
  • Organisation: Luxinnovation GIE
  • Country: Luxembourg

Keeping pace with the fast moving, international worlds of EU technology and innovation can be a challenge. I solve that. As an accomplished Business Technology professional, I guide my clients with my extensive experience of leading and nurturing broad-scale multi-million€ tech and innovation initiatives spanning the international worlds of mobile, telecommunications and the accelerated development of Smart Mobility, Smart Cities and Smart Nations. I'm currently Senior Advisor European Funding at Luxinnovation GIE, in Luxembourg with responsibility for supporting major public-private sector initiatives including an innovative digital strategy partnership between the Luxembourg government and key private stakeholders. I'm deeply involved in EU activities with the European Commission with my role as Luxembourg Horizon 2020 programme committee representative and National Contact Point for ICT LEIT, security, Research Infrastructures and Future Emerging Technologies. I hold a PhD in Computer Science from Technische Universität Kaiserslautern and a M.Sc. in Computer Science from Université Paris Sud. For more details, please have a look at my LinkedIn profile.