Architect of TV services. Working on image coding and TV services development since at KPN in the Netherlands since 1988.
Coming from an image coding background contributed to MPEG and DVB during the standardization of the MPEG 2 standards. Over the years I have played an active role in setting up TV services for KPN on all platforms: Terrestrial, Satellite, IP TV and streaming services media.
Currently I am focusing on Ultra HD by actively participating in the Ultra HD Forum. Beside that working I am working on the new generation full IP TV contribution and distribution services.
I am stimulating the adoption of new media technologies in the Netherlands organizing seminars with the Dutch Guild of multimedia engineers.