Geleyn Meijer is Dean of the faculty Creative Industries – School of Design and Communication- at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. He has a leading position in the ICT-led Creative Industries. He launched the ICT Innovation Platform for the Creative industry ( and is board member of the innovation networks COMMIT ( and CLICK//NL He represents the ICT and Creative Industries in various national and international eco-systems on the future of education and industry. Geleyn received his PhD in Robotics and Computer Science at the University of Amsterdam in 1991. From 1993 to 2011 he developed his career as innovation director and partner of Logica (now CGI). He was managing director of Logica’s NL Management Consulting unit and associate Professor at the University of Amsterdam (FNWI/IvI). Geleyn’s research interest covers social innovation, e-science, adaptive systems, innovation policies for the creative industry and technology led entrepreneurship.

Team responsible

DG Connect


Tuesday, 23 May, 2017

Last update: 
Tuesday, 16 May, 2017