Specialist Child-Computer Interaction - PhD
Happily married, mother, researcher, Rotterdam, usability, communication studies, tea & girlfriends, children’s interaction design, HEMA lover, sunday school teacher, Utrecht University, student supervisor, voluntary web editor, team player, men in suits, abominator of ironing clothes, Google, smiling and rail passenger. Email: email@example.com
Mother, happily married, Amsterdam, entrepreneur, senior leadership, optimist, latte macchiato, operational excellence, the smile of a child, Microsoft, sunshine, empowerment, the power of innovation, new technology, happiness, network, team player, customer relations, work-life balance and Curacao. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chief Science Officer - PhD
Scientist, engineer, coffee snob, IR specialist, aspiring runner, PhD, critical thinker, ACM member, European cinema lover, constructive, realistic innovator, indie kid, analytical problem solver, cook, technology enthusiast. Email: email@example.com
Gerben de Vries
Applied Scientist PhD
Researcher, machine learning, data mining, semantic web, kernel methods, analytical thinker, java programmer, sailing, vegetarian cooking, vinyl records, merino wool clothing, playing and watching football, Amsterdam, blizzard games. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chief Technology Officer
Builder, developer, infinitely curious, inspired by technology, mountain biker, science fiction nut, nature lover, optimist, strength trainer, philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, bookworm, space nut, gamer. Email: email@example.com
Applied Scientist PhD
Applied research, computational linguistics, languages, Paris, Amsterdam, Athens, Barre, Yoga, curry, human and machine Learning, Stationery and List geek. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sr. Back-end developer
Engineer, developer, Hungary, lifelong learner, database technologies, linux user, running, swimming, problem solving, Swiss mountains, hiking, performance tuning, countryside, organic food lover, psychology fan, eastern philosophy, bikram yoga, buddhist meditation, zen
Creating opportunities for Children, Education, Maths and Technology. School Federation Governor, After School Sports Club coach, family and friends. Dutch with a touch of English.
Account Director - UK
Relationship builder, friendly, account management, networker, London, foodie, traveller, animal and nature lover, Korean/American/British, multi-lingual.
Systems, DevOps, bleeding-edge tech, running, basketball, AEK Athens, motorcycles, barbeque lover, road trips, hate studying, love learning, movie marathons, Ionian sea, palm trees.
Teacher (PO/HBO), photographer, art educator, storyteller, cyclist, citygardner, information miner, creative thinker, Amsterdammer and author of a book about Search Literacy. Loves and respects the 100 languages children think, speak and act. Email: email@example.com
Cheery, entrepreneur, observing, analyzing, coaching, solving, sun, Curacao, the power and magic of software, collaboration, work-life balance, swimming, cycling, running, traveling, family, intuition, friendship and a glass of wine. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Advisory BoardAdding Exceptional Knowledge and Academic Connections
Prof. Theo Huibers
Professor of Information Retrieval
Theo Huibers is Professor of Information Retrieval at the Human Media Interaction Group of the University of Twente, a position he has hold since 2002. As managing partner of a strategy consulting firm, Huibers is also a well-known senior strategy advisor in the media and technology segment. He has published over 60 academic papers in the areas of information theory, XML, information retrieval tasks for children, social media & citizen participation, business strategies and different aspects of information retrieval. At WizeNoze he is the chairman of the Advisory Board.
Ing. Dirk van der Mark
President of EADL
Ing. Dirk van der Mark has a wealth of experience in professional education. His roles include the position of CEO of a number of private institutes such as Dirksen Opleidingen, Dirksen University of Applied Science and ROVC. He also founded several other training institutes and was involved in many R&D projects and committees. He is president of EADL, the European Association of Distance Learning, since 2005.
Prof. F.M.G. de Jong
Professor of Language Technology
Franciska de Jong has been a full professor of language technology at the University of Twente since 1992. She is also affiliated to the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, where she is director of the Erasmus Studio. She studied Dutch language and literature at the University of Utrecht, did a PhD in theoretical linguistics and started to work on language technology in 1985 at Philips Research where she worked on machine translation.
Prof. Ir. Arjen P. de Vries
Professor of Multimedia Dataspaces
Arjen de Vries is Professor Multimedia Dataspaces (nl) at Delft University of Technology and Group leader of the Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) research group Interactive Information Access. As a computer scientist he is specialized in information access to dataspaces through the integration of information retrieval and databases.
Advisor and Director
Formally Director Apple Education EMEA, then Apple Education Asia. Led the team who built Education Podcasting, project managed the launch of iTunes U throughout UK, Europe then Asia, worked on the development of Apple Education mobile strategy, and iOS Education APPs. Currently Director, Advisor and Mentor to a portfolio of early stage education technologies start ups. Portfolio includes companies in London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Porto, Beijing, New York and Palo Alto. Contribute across multiple disciplines including fundraising, business strategy, business development, platform, international engagement, channel partnerships, content development and partnerships. Member of the Advisory Board of 8GT Fund. Mentor at Microsoft Ventures, Telefonica WAYRA Accelerator, Masschallenge, Start Up Bootcamp and Founders Factory Incubator, London.