JC (Sjaak) BakkerBusiness Unit Manager at University of Wageningen, Netherlands
Conference title: Greenhouse technology trends in Europe
Since 2006, Sjaak Bakker is responsible for the overall management of the Business Unit Greenhouse Horticulture at the University of Wageningen. He is active in international projects on resource efficient greenhouses and energy conservative greenhouses, as well as with the design of research and demonstration facilities (e.g. the Middle East, Australia, Belgium, France and Asia).
Sjaak studied at the University of Wageningen in 1982 with degrees in horticulture, greenhouse engineering, systems technology and control, and a PhD in 1991. Since then he has worked in different positions related to projects and research, team management, environmental control and energy conservative greenhouses. Between 1999 and 2002, Sjaak was manager of the research and development department of Priva.