Marc van den Berg

Professional biography
Marc van den Berg graduated from the Dutch agricultural university in the subject field environmental studies, in 1983. He has been working in ICT since 1984, in a university library since 2005 and is managing a combination of ICT and library departments at Tilburg University since February 2010. His career in ICT was mainly focused on R&D, within the university library he was responsible for the digital library and electronic services.

1984-1988 ECO Systems BV, Wageningen / Oosterbeek
1989-1996 Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Voorburg
1997-2004 University of Amsterdam, Computing Centre (IC)
2005-2010 University of Amsterdam, University Library (UB)
2010-now Tilburg University, Library and IT Services (LIS)

Current position
Currently Marc van den Berg is director of Library and IT Services (LIS) at Tilburg University. LIS offers services in several areas: ICT and AV, library (both physical and digital), education support and research support, ICT-in-education, learning centres, information management, project management and cultural heritage.

Other duties
chair of the SURF policy group on innovation of the Dutch knowledge infrastructure
advisor to the SURF ICT and Research steering committee
member of the board of the Dutch academic and royal library consortium: UKB
member of the Dutch higher education CIO-group
member of the LIBER e-science working group
member of the NEREUS steering committee
member of the Narcis advisory board
member of the board of Stichting PICA


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