Friday, September 29, 2006
Thursday, September 28, 2006
Wednesday, September 27, 2006
Tuesday, September 26, 2006
Saturday, September 23, 2006
Wednesday, September 20, 2006
Today I had the pleasure co-moderating www.denhaagtelecom.nl with Lot Carlier. An interesting line up from both the telecom sector and the media shared a warm view of the present and future. There will be enough bandwidth to transport all the nice content and services. The big surprise guest was the CEO from Telenet...wow impressive what is happening only a few kilometres from us....
Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Only a week a way we are getting very close to Picnic06. We are almost fully booked already which shows the enthousiasm created, like Picnic06 posters all over Amsterdam. Bubi Au Yeung made some nice PICNIC green/white closers for Moleskines that I will give to my fellow board members, so that they can record their viewpoints, ideas etc.....
Saturday, September 16, 2006
The 'digital academy' is organised by Kennisland (an independent thinktank) for people and organisations in the 'digital pioneers' projects. Basically they get a lot of interesting stuff next to some funding for their project. I am on of the experts on call. An interesting afternoon talking to entrepreneurs and creative people and listening to some discussions on alternative formats of funding and the theory behind peer-to-peer. And simultaneously following the 'Jordaan-festival' that was taken place around the corner...
Sunday, September 10, 2006
If you are active in the TIME sector like I am, it becomes imperative to go to the IBC show. This huge broadcasters conference and exhibition is becoming bigger and bigger every year and luckily is still around the corner in the RAI. This Sunday morning I jumped on the Vespa and toured there.
"Video is everywhere" was one of the slogans seen at IBC and it is true, video and videoproduction, distribution and consumption is everywhere.....
Monday, September 04, 2006
Saturday, September 02, 2006
Roderick has his friend Ken staying over. This implies huge amount of playing. Having the Museumsquare around the corner is very convenient as it is a true playground for the boys. Some good restaurants have set up camp here, but unfortunately they were still closed for business at the lunch hour...