Wim is the national and international public affairs officer of Fietsersbond, the main advocacy organisation of cyclists in the Netherlands. Wim is an expert on lobbying and advocacy for cycling on all government levels. A historian by education, he is also an expert on the history of cycling in the Netherlands and Europe and possible explanations for different trajectories. Wim is also one of the hosts of the DCE.
DCE expertise: Lobbying, advocacy, policy and history
DCE experience/projects: For the Dutch Cycling Embassy, Wim has held several presentations on advocacy, bicycle highways and the DCE in general.
Languages: English, German, French, Afrikaans and Dutch.