Jantienne van der Meij-Kranendonk is EU Policy Advisor at QuTech and Advisor International Programmes at the EU Research Funding and International Programmes team of the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. This team is responsible for strategic and expert support to TU Delft researchers as well as the continuous dialogue with EU politicians and policy makers on Research and Innovation.
She previously served as Advisor for Innovation, Technology and Science at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Washington, DC. Where she stimulated technological cooperation, build and maintained a Science & Technology network in the Netherlands, the United States of America and Canada in the field of water technology, circular economy and renewable energy. Before that she served as Program coordinator and Advisor at the Ministry of Economic Affairs – Netherlands Enterprise Agency and was responsible for a water and a renewable energy subsidy program.
Jantienne is a graduate of the University of Amsterdam, where she received a Master in Medical Biology and a Master in Science, Technology & Public Management.