Jean SCHILTZ is the Deputy Director Smart Mobility within the Directorate of Sustainable Technologies at the Ministry of the Economy. His main responsibilities involve the support of the Luxembourg economic diversification strategy through the promotion of a national smart mobility ecosystem and fostering the research, development and use of innovative technological solutions in mobility and transport.
From 2011 to 2017, Mr. SCHILTZ has held various positions of responsibility at the headquarters of Volkswagen AG. His involvement has extended across the automotive development process ranging from the definition of the initial product mission, through concept development, up to the start of series production.
Previously, Mr. SCHILTZ has worked as a Project Officer for Luxinnovation on the promotion of Design as a strategic tool for innovation and on the development of the Creative Industries sector in Luxembourg.
Passionate about all things moving, Mr. SCHILTZ has graduated with honours from the University of Birmingham (UK) in automotive mechanical engineering, before completing another Master’s Degree in industrial transportation design at the Institut Supérieur de Design Rubika (FR).