Manager for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles at Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN); PhD Researcher, Horizon CDT; Researcher at the University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham

George Filip is currently the Manager for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles at KTN, supporting innovation and knowledge transfer in all things related CAVs for UK businesses and organisations.
Furthermore, he is a researcher at the University of Nottingham, looking into issues of cybersecurity and transparency in CAVs while finishing his PhD on the theme of Trust and calibration of trust in driverless vehicles.


  • 2017–present
    Manager for CAV, Knowledge Transfer Network
  • 2013–present
    PhD Researcher , The University of Nottingham
  • 2017–2018
    Researcher, University of Nottingham
  • 2016–2017
    Research Assistant, UNIVANCE
  • 2016–2017
    Research Intern, Transport Systems Catapult


    The University of Nottingham, PhD
  • 2012 
    The University of Craiova, Master in Contemporary Philosophy
  • 2010 
    The University of Craiova, Bachelor in Social Sciences - Philosophy

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    Impact Grant - Cybersecurity, transparency and trust in Connected and Automated Vehicles.
    RCUK Grant No. EP/G037574/1
    Funding Source:
    Research Councils UK

Professional Memberships

  • IET student member
  • CIHT student member
  • ITS-UK student member