Dr.ir. Mindy Howard has set out to passionately achieve her dream of going to space. After leaving the oil industry, Dr. Howard harnessed her academic and professional skills to create the first and only psychological space training program, "Inner Space Training". Dr.ir. Howard will train, coach, and accompany in space the winners of the "Career Astronaut" competition, in 2023. She has appeared on the Discovery Channel, Dutch TV and on the radio both in the United States and in The Netherlands as a space correspondent and commentator. Since she is self-employed, she has valuable insights in the role of compensations. To read more about her, visit her website. Join the panel session and get 15% discount on a signed copy of her book!
Sveta Zinger is an Associate Professor in digital image analysis technologies for healthcare. Her areas of expertise include medical image and video analysis for diagnosis and prognosis. This comprises temporal data analysis, machine learning, context analysis of patient data. Multi-modal data processing and exploration of novel sensing technologies play an important role in this research. Dr. Zinger is actively involved in a number of national and international research projects, collaborating with industrial and clinical partners in these domains. As the only female associate professor within the department of electrical engineering, she has a unique understanding of the compensation system in academia.
Berber’s passion is to support every person and organisation to become more data driven from a technology, process and people perspective, empowering the work force of today and tomorrow to become data literate by speaking the language called data. Currently she is a director in the Data & Analytics team within KPMG with a focus on business intelligence. In her role as Director Business Intelligence, she advises organisations by helping them on their data journey and is a trusted advisor for large scale data transformation projects, drawing on the rich experience she gained over the years. She has an extensive experience in compensation negotiations, due to her experience at multiple jobs and her responsibility for the recruitment of new employees for her team.
Tomas Weijters has many years of experience in HR. Previously, he worked as a senior HR business partner at OGD ict-services, an IT service provider with over 700 technical employees. He is currently in charge of HR policies of one of the three business units of OGD. With his extensive experience in negotiating compensations from both sides of the table, he will be able to provide valuable advice and answers to most questions.
Joining this session:
Business Director & Founder
Dutch Coding Company
EMEA Transportation Director
Floortje de Groot
HR advisor TU/e departement Electrical Engineering
HR Director Tomingroep