Dr. Helmut W. Morsi

Adviser to the Director & Coordinator for Innovation at European Commission, DG MOVE-B

Mr Morsi holds a doctorate in natural sciences and has broad experience in research and technology, both in the public and private sectors.

He is with the European Commission at Brussels headquarters since Nov1993; first with DG RTD on mobility of researchers, IT support and funding for physics, engineering & thermonuclear fusion, then at DG MOVE on logistics in 2002, managing the Marco Polo I programme and creating Marco Polo II. Since 2006 he worked in various management positions at TEN-T and CEF. Creating the TENTEA/INEA agency in 2006/7 as well as TENtec, which he has managed until 2014. Management of the creation of all TEN-T maps. Since 2008 he was developing and leading the TEN-T / CEF innovation and new technologies priority. His new interest on “breaking-up silos” achieved the first CEF Synergy call in Sep’2016, again with focus on innovation and real-life trials combining transport and energy.

In April 2015 he was appointed as Adviser to the Director of DG MOVE-B “Investment, Innovative & Sustainable Transport.