Michael Verkamp

Michael Verkamp

Michael has over 30 years in engineering and business management. His career started with Cummins Engine Company as a manufacturing engineer. Michael went on to take global leadership positions in the Swedish technology company Sandvik, where he last held the position of Global Director, Metal Cutting Business, where he was responsible for a $100 million P&L. Since joining LHP Engineering Solutions in 2016, Michael has led employee training and development through HR leadership positions, and now as President of the LHPU Business Unit.

Recent posts by Michael Verkamp

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Guest Blog: Training for a dynamic future

By Michael Verkamp on Jun 28, 2021 10:52:05 AM

Training for a Dynamic Future   Introduction We are seeing an incredible change in the field of mobility, a level of disruption unseen since Henry Ford first rolled a vehicle off his assembly line. Not only are we seeing a change in technology, but we are also seeing fundamental shifts in the way people are interacting with vehicles.
Topics: Training Future of Mobility autonomous mobility
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Guest Blog: Thriving in the autonomous vehicle marketplace

By Michael Verkamp on Jun 21, 2021 12:02:47 PM

Thriving in the autonomous vehicle marketplace   Introduction The future autonomous vehicle landscape will be very different than what we see in automotive today. Many realms will have to grow and evolve, and the challenges are significant. However, so are the opportunities.
Topics: Training Autonomous Driving Future of Mobility
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Guest Blog: Active Learning and the Case for Boot Camps to Close the Skills Gap in Autonomous Vehicle Tech Talent

By Michael Verkamp on Nov 2, 2020 11:28:36 AM

Recently, our good friend Mike Verkamp, from LHPU Training Solutions, created a blog post about active learning and the case for Boot Camps to close the skills gap in autonomous vehicle tech talent.  Take a look:     What is Active Learning?
Topics: Autonomous Driving Job Development