Mr Heiko Tjalsma
Professional Title: Advisor/Consultant
Primary domain: Digital preservation
Organization name: None
Organization type: Academia/Research
City / Country: - Netherlands
Heiko Tjalsma is a senior policy advisor and senior expert research data at DANS Data Archiving and Networked Services, an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy for Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). His expert fields are long term preservation of digital data, legal issues concerning research data, access to research data, selection of research data, certification of trusted digital repositories and cost models in digital data archiving. He is by background a historian and has been involved for a number of years in applying information technology to the historical sciences, in particular social and economic history.