GVB Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Jan Luijben is an experienced ICT manager with a long track record in technology and public transport. As information manager at GVB Jan is responsible for innovation of ICT that supports daily operation. One of the programs he leads is Generic ICT Vehicle Architecture (GIVA), a new approach for information technology in vehicles.
Jan started his career in smart technology at ASML and switched to public transport at the Dutch Railways (NS) in 2003. Afterwards he has worked for the national public transport smartcard in the Netherlands at Translink and is now information manager at GVB since 2014.
Jan grew up on a farm nearby Amsterdam and is living there now with his family, enjoying farming as a hobby. He has a passion for innovation and technique.