Els Van den broeck

Mobiel 21

Els Van den broeck is a bio-engineer in environmental technology (1999, KU Leuven) and followed a complementary education in International Relations (2003, KULeuven) as well as the Executive Development Programme at Vlerick Business School (2021). 

She started her career within the Flemish government as climate policy officer. She coordinated the first Flemish climate policy plans, for which she also participated in European and international climate negotiations. After 10 years of policy work, she consciously switched to Mobiel 21 to make sustainable mobility happen. She has experience with local projects involving vulnerable groups in mobility, but also works in European research projects that aim to realise the mental shift towards sustainable mobility. 

Since 2020, Els is the general manager of Mobiel 21 together with Jan Christiaens. Together, they ensure a clear course and a strong team in order to realise Mobiel 21's mission. 

Thursday 25 November 14:00 > 15:30

Tackling mobility poverty: A human-centred approach to make the difference

ROOM B / Digital solutions to guarantee universal access