• Klaus Bolving

    CEO, Center for Defence, Space and Security

    Klaus Bolving is a strong networker who matchmakes academia and research & technology organisations with high-tech industries within the security, defence, space, and security sectors. He coordinates his activities in close collaboration with national and international governmental authorities and networks. Klaus Bolving holds at position as CEO of "Center for Defence, Space and Security" (CenSec), and moreover the position as Cluster Manager of the Danish National Innovation Cluster for Defence, Space & Security (Inno-Sec) supported by The Ministry of Higher Education & Science. Klaus Bolving is educated at the Royal Danish Defence College at master-equivalent level where he also served as a teacher. He has worked as a researcher and analyst at the Danish Institute for International Studies where he published a number of publications about European security. Klaus Bolving is, moreover, educated Master Mariner and has spent 13 years at sea including more than four years as a Captain of Danish warships. Klaus Bolving has held several posts at different management levels within naval, military, intelligence, security, academics, trade, human resources and business development areas. These include high-ranking posts at the Danish Ministry of Defence and the Royal Danish Defence College, as well as Klaus Bolving participates in a number of international expert groups and networks.

    • Smart cities and smart technologies - challenges
      9:30 - 11:10 Conference Room in MesseC