Other

Managerial activities

  • Member of the preparatory committee for the NWO programme Science for Arts (2010).
  • Responsible for the digital Van Gogh paintings collection (2007-present)
  • Initiator of the digital painting analysis consortium, together with professor Rick Johnson from Cornell University (2007)
  • Member of the Tilburg centre for Communication and Cognition (TiCC) Activity Team
  • Member of the NWO Sciences (NWO Exacte Wetenschappen) Judgement Committee (2002-2004)
  • Member of the Curriculum Committee of the University College Maastricht (2001-2008).
  • Research Fellow of the International Institute of Infonomics (2000-2001)
  • Coordinator of the Neural Networks and Adaptive Behaviour group (1999-2008)
  • Member of the Board of CS/IKAT (1998-2008)
  • Head of the Maastricht ICT Competence Centre (MICC) (2005-2008)
  • Member of the Board of the Faculty of Humanities and Sciences (2005-2008)
  • External Examiner for the University of the West-Indies, Trinidad (1999-2008)
  • Chair of the Faculty Exam Committee (1998-2001)
  • Member of the Faculty Exam Committee (1994-1997)
  • Editor-in-Chief of the BNVKI Newsletter (1995-2000)
  • Member of the Board of the BNVKI3 (1995-2000)

Service

  • Coordinator of the ToKeN project on content-based image retrieval (2000-2010)
  • Member of the ToKeN 2000 “uitvoeringsgroep” (1999-2011)
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of SIKS2 (1999-present)
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Computer Vision and Image Analysis of Art II Conference, SPIE, San Francisco, United States, 2011
  • Co-organizer of the Image Processing for Artist Identification (IP4AI), MoMA, New York, United States, 2010
  • Co-organizer of the Image Processing for Artist Identification (IP4AI), Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2008
  • Co-organizer of the Image Processing for Artist Identification (IP4AI), MoMA, New York, 2007
  • Co-organizer of the Image Processing for Artist Identification (IP4AI), Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the 19th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-10), Lisbon, 2010
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the European Micro Aerial Vehicle Conference (EMAV 2009), Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, 2009
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC’10), University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 2010
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the 2nd International Conference on Human-Robot Personal Relationships, Maastricht University, Maastricht, 2009
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC’09), Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 2009
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC’08), Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2008
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the From Animals to Animats Conference 9: The Tenth International Conference on the Simulation of Adaptive Behavior (SAB 2008), Osaka, Japan, 2008
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC’07), University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2007
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the From Animals to Animats Conference 9: The Tenth International Conference on the Simulation of Adaptive Behavior (SAB 2006), Rome, Italy, 2006
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC’06), University of Namur, Namur, Belgium, 2006
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Benelearn’06, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium, 2006
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Benelearn’05, University of Twente, Enschede, 2005
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the Netherlands Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC’04), University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands, 2004
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the “Conferentie Informatiewetenschap 2003” Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, November 20, 2003
  • Member of the Programme Committee of the 15th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-02). Lyon, 2002