Patrick is a ""do-it-all" who loves to empower people and set up new innovative initiatives. He is Director European Affairs at NXP Semiconductors, where he intensively works together on new projects with the European Union. Before he was a development manager with teams in Leuven, Eindhoven, Bangalore & Singapore. He was co-founder of CoWare, a company developing chip design software. He has been a speaker at many international conferences and events. His motto is : "don't try to be perfect; just be yourself" !