Vincent Van Roy is a research fellow at the Digital Economy Unit (B6) of the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of Seville since March 2016. His policy-oriented research mainly focuses on the analysis of framework conditions for digital entrepreneurship, innovation and artificial intelligence. He has a master degree in economics and information management and a PhD in applied economics from the KU Leuven (Belgium).
Prior to joining the JRC Seville, he worked as a post-doctoral researcher at the Joint Research Centre in Ispra (Italy) where he contributed to the evaluation of national research systems in Europe and to the revision of the Consumer Conditions Scoreboard. His research interests relate to digital innovation, international and entrepreneurial economics.