Ronald Soemers

Municipality of Tilburg

Biography

Ronald Soemers works as a Mobility Manager for the region Hart van Brabant. In addition to coordinating tasks, he also maintains a focus on behavioural change projects in the region. Ronald studied Andragology at Leiden University. Thanks to his experience and knowledge of behavioural change programmes in the mobility scene, he has developed and rolled out traffic education programmes for primary and secondary schools. In recent years, he has concentrated on projects that promote cycling and improve active way of travel (EU STARS). Since 2016 Ronald has coordinated the preparation and construction of Cycle Highways in his region. Together with the NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences the city of Tilburg is now partner of EU CHIPS (Cycle Highways Innovation for smarter People Transport and Spatial Planning).