Alex Broekmans is Product Owner of the Port IoT Expert Team (PIET) within the Port of Rotterdam. Over the last few years Alex has been involved in various digital projects and programs within the Port Development and Asset Maintenance domain of Port of Rotterdam. In order to bring IoT and Smart Infrastructure within Rotterdam to a next – more mature – level and facilitate an environment where IoT can flourish, Alex started PIET early 2020 with several colleagues. PIET has become the single point of contact of IoT related topics within the Port of Rotterdam. With an end-to-end responsibility PIET helps with installing and connecting new IoT devices, maintaining and monitoring the IoT infrastructure, as well as the adoption of business operations.