Makx Dekkers is an independent consultant with anextensive experience in information technology, standardisation and international co-operation. The domains and topics he is currently dealing with include:
- Metadata and information management
- eGovernment and Public Sector Information
- Digital culural heritage
- Research and Innovation
- Information Society Technologies
His main areas of interest and experience are development, interoperability and management of metadata solutions, both from a strategic as well as from a technical perspective. In recent years, he has been involved in projects concerning the organisation of and access to government information, public sector information and cultural heritage resources in international settings.
Over the last three decades, he has been involved in many international projects in the area of information networking.
- Owner AMI Consult SARL since December 2000
- Managing Director at Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, 2001 — 2011
- Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers Technology Consultants, 1997 — 2001
- Manager Development at Pica Centre for Library Automation, 1983 — 1997
He holds a M.Sc. in Theoretical Chemistry, Computer Science and History of Science of Utrecht University, 1983
Languages: Dutch (native), English, Spanish, French, German, Italian