Claus Popp Larsen

Head of Urban Life

RISE, Sweden

Claus is leading the smart city activities at RISE Research Institutes of Sweden. This includes infrastructure, business models, governance and new innovative services in a digital, connected world. He particularly focuses on the collaboration between technology suppliers, service providers and public organisations in order to establish open and shared platforms for digital services for the citizens. He has more than 15 years of experience in the area and has coordinated several national and international projects. Claus is educated in Denmark, UK and Sweden and has worked with research, standardization, system design and sales & marketing in both very large and very small companies before joining RISE.