1 Curriculum vitae February 2005 Name: Johan Oomen MA, BA Education September 1998 September 2002 University education: Film and Television Studies, Masters Degree University of Amsterdam Spuistraat 210, 1012 VT Amsterdam Additional Minor in Cultural Management Final thesis Internet en het Nieuwe Leren: de toepassing van Streaming media, was graded with honour. September 1994 June 1998 College education: Information Science, Bachelors Degree Avans Hogeschool Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 13, 5004 BB Tilburg September 1988 may 1994 Secondary Education: Higher General Secondary Education Lorenz Casimir Lyceum Celebeslaan 10, 5641AG Eindhoven Relevant work experience Since November 1999 Employee of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (formerly Netherlands Audiovisual Archive). Sector ICT, Information policy division Sumatralaan 45 Postbus 1060, 1200 BB Hilversum Mainly working on European funded research and development projects. In internal Digital Asset Management solutions. They include: Since 2004: Project manager immix II project (on search interfaces, DRM, Authentication & Authorisation and Accounting and Billing) Since 2002 Project manager BIRTH (Building of Interactive Research and delivery network about Television History, Since 2003 work on the FP6 PrestoSpace project Since 2001 Project manager AMICITIA (Asset Management Integration of Cultural heritage In The Inter-exchange between Archives). Since 2000 Ass. Project manager ECHO (European Chronicles Online); From Ass. Project manager VICAR (Video Indexing Classification Annotation Retrieval); Projects funded by the Dutch government include: Since 2003 CATCH: Continuous Access to Cultural Heritage.
2 (CHOICE project Davideon (www.davideon.nl); Since Het Geheugen van Nederland Notable presentations during conferences include: Erfgoed in het Digitale Domein. On Streaming Media (Arnhem, December 2004) Panellist, ICT in Education Day, University of Amsterdam (December 2004) IBC (International Broadcast Convention, Amsterdam). On the BIRTH project (September 2004) ICHIM 04. On the BIRTH project (September 2004) International Federation Television Archives (FIAT-IFTA) Annual Conference (Brussels, Belgium). On the BIRTH Project (2003); Terena networking conference (Zagreb, Kroatia). On the Davideon project (2003); Digital Resources for the Humanities (Bath, United Kingdom). On the BIRTH project (2003); Online conference (Rotterdam). On the ECHO project (2002); EDUBA conference (Amsterdam). On streaming media (2002); SLOC conference (Utrecht). On Streaming media (2002); Lecture for the Nordic Council (Utrecht). On the Activities of Sound and Vision (2002). Relevant work experience (cont.) Since 2001 Member of the "Webstroom" working group on the use of streaming in higher education. Advisor to the steering committee (since 2003) Editor of its website and newsletter (since 2001). (http://video.surfnet.nl) Notable activities include: Presentation at the DIVERSE Conference. On Webstroom Pilot Projects (July 2005) Presentation at the EDUCAUSE Conference. On Webstroom (November 2004) Since Member of the steering committee of the SURF- JISC initiative Since Member of the steering committee of the DIVERSE network, co-organiser of the fourth DIVERSE conference, June 2004; Presentation at the ED-MEDIA conference. (Hawaii, USA) on Webstroom (2003); Presentation at the DIVERSE conference (Banff, Canada) on Webstroom (2002); Participating in the expert workshop organised by Click and Go Video (Manchester, UK, 2002); Presentation at the ALT-C conference (Sunderland, Schotland). On Webstroom (2002); Key note during the first DIVERSE conference (Derby, United Kingdom, 2001). January April 2001 Internship: British Universities Film and Video Council
3 (www.bufvc.ac.uk) 77 Wells Street, London The research proposal was awarded the Focus UK Award by the British Council; Research on the deployment of streaming media for the BECTU History Project; Research on British newsreels (see publications below). Since July 1998 Volunteer Cultural Centre Plaza Futura (www.plazafutura.nl) Leenderweg 65, 5614 HL Eindhoven Project manager: integration of film documentation at Plaza Futura with the catalogue of the public library in Eindhoven ; (2001) Writing movie reviews for the monthly Plazazine magazine. January June 1998 Internship: Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision Sumatralaan 45, 1200 BB Hilversum Conducting a large-scale investigation of the services provided by the Music Department. January June 1997 Internship: RTL Nederland (www.rtlnederland.nl) Fransiscusweg 219, 1216 SE Hilversum Design of a database containing all the publicity material of the HMG Media-Archive department.
4 Notable publications Numerous articles on the Webstroom Website (www.video.surfnet.nl) and the Sound and Vision Website (www.beeldengeluid.nl) The BIRTH Television Archive: The research and delivery portal for audiovisual heritage (www.digicult.info, June 2005) The Davideon Project: Capitalizing the Possibilities of Streaming Video as Flexible Learning Objects for the Humanities. (http://www.innovateonline.info/, The Fischler School of Education and Human Services at Nova Southeastern University, June 2005) Davideon Project. (Viewfinder Magazine, September 2004) Amicitia en het audiovisuele archief van de toekomst. (Archievenblad, 2003); Internet en het Nieuwe Leren: de toepassing van Streaming Media. (Hilversum: Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid, 2003); Yesterday s news; The British Cinema Newsreel Reader (London: British Universities Film and Video Council, 2002) (research); European funded projects: Digital Preservation of Cultural Heritage. (Viewfinder Magazine, No. 43. June 2001); Het Bioscoopjournaal in de Oorlog. (Universiteit van Amsterdam, 2000); De Documentaire op het Grote Doek. (Film- en Theatercentrum Plaza Futura. Eindhoven, 2000); U vraagt, wij draaien? Hilversum (Nederlands Audiovisueel Archief, 1998) Since 1998: publicly available project deliverables for European Funded Projects; : articles in the Xi Magazine (www.xi-online.nl); Since 1998: movie reviews and articles on cinema in the Plazazine magazine (www.plazafutura.nl). Notable supplementary working experience April 2005 Member of the organisation committee of the international symposium: European Television History Network, Utrecht. September 2004 Member of the organisation committee of the international symposium: Continuous Access to Cultural Heritage, The Hague. December 2003 Lecturer as part of the MA course Preservation and Presentation organised by the University of Amsterdam. April 2004 Participant in expert meeting hosted by the Virtual Platform. (www.virtueelplatform.nl) August 2003 and February 2004 Project reviewer for streaming media projects coordinated by the Digital University. (www.digitaleuniversiteit.nl)
5 January 2003 Jury member for the SURFkit 2003 award. January 1999 June 2001 Member of the editorial staff of the Xi Magazine. Published by students of the Faculty Film and Television Studies. November/December 1998, November/December 1999, November/December 2000, November/December 2001, November/December 2003 Volunteer: International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. Guest service and Audience Award September 1999, September 2000, September 2001 Volunteer : Dutch Film Festival, Utrecht. May 2001 Volunteer: Grenzeloos Geluid, Amsterdam (radio documentary festival). June 2001 Volunteer: Holland Festival, Amsterdam (theatre festival). Miscellaneous activities, and courses April May 2004 Computer Training HTML and CSS (Computrain, Utrecht) September 2002 Presentation training for lectures in English (NCATB Institute) March 2001 Project management course (NIMO Project Management Institute) January-March 2002 September-December 2001 Crea photography course, Crea Amsterdam September 2000 June 2001 Crea Video course, Crea Amsterdam Employee of Smeulders Interieurgroep Gulberg TE Nuenen September 2000 January 2001 Employee Telefoongids Media BV Postbus 77863, 1070 LL Amsterdam Since 2003 Clarinet player and board member of the Wind Orchestra Symfonisch Blaasorkest ATH Clarinet player of the Gerwens Muziekkorps