Wouter van Noort

Tech Journalist, NRC
Panel Chair


Wouter van Noort is a renowned tech journalist at NRC, a popular Dutch daily newspaper. He writes about the promises and pitfalls of our technological future in the “Future Affairs Newsletter” of the NRC. He recently published a book called “Is anybody there?” where van Noort investigates his own smartphone use and how that behaviour influences his life. Van Noort regularly appears on news programs and talk shows to explain and explore current technology trends. He studied Business Administration at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Political Science at Leiden University.