Helmut Morsi

Helmut Morsi

Adviser to the Director and Coordinator for Innovation, 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, e.g. at Max-Planck-Institutes, JET Joint Undertaking and DG-RTD.
He is with the European Commission at Brussels headquarters in various functions since Nov’1993. Since 2008 he is developing and implementing TEN-T / CEF “innovation and new technologies” priority. Real-life trials were introduced to bridge the gap between research/demos and market rollouts. He created the first CEF Synergy work programme and call in Sep’2016 combining transport and energy budget lines.
In April 2015 he was appointed as Advisor to the Director of DG MOVE-B “Investment, Innovative & Sustainable Transport.
Mr Morsi is also strongly involved in preparing the EC’s new initiatives and programmes, e.g. CEF2, Blending Facility and Clean Islands, always with emphasis on innovation and new technologies.