The analysts and trendwatchers of VINT (about VINT), headed by Michiel Boreel, CTO of the Sogeti Group are:
Menno van Doorn is Director of the Research Institute for the Analysis of New Technology (VINT) in the Netherlands. He mixes personal life experiences with the findings of the 17 years of research done at the VINT Research Institute. Menno has co-authored five books on the impact of new technology on business and society.
Sander Duivestein is trendwatcher at VINT, the International Research Institute of Sogeti. He is an analyst, public speaker and internet entrepeneur. Prior, Sander was a software architect at Capgemini. He is co-author of the books: “Me the Media”, “Collaboration in the Cloud”, “Don’t Be Evil” and “The App Effect”. Currently he is writing a book about Big Data: “Recorded Future”.
Jaap Bloem is in IT since the PC and now a Research Director at Sogeti/VINT. In his days at KPMG Consulting he co-founded the IT Trends Institute. Jaap was a publisher of IT books and editor in chief of IT magazines at Wolters Kluwer. Before coming to VINT, Jaap was the Marketing Executive for the Dutch Chapter of ISOC, the Internet Society. Jaap has co-authored many books and articles, and loves to develop and evangelize ground-breaking thought and insight together with colleagues and partners.
Erik van Ommeren is responsible for VINT – the International Research Institute of Sogeti in the USA. He is an analyst, public speaker and co-author of the books: “SOA for profit”, “Collaboration in the Cloud” and “Seize the cloud”.
+1 703 734 1511 ext. 104
Thomas van Manen, analyst at VINT. His research focuses on the impact of Big Data, mobile information technologies and gamification. He is the co-author of Game On, a report on the business impact of games and the potential of unleashing gamedynamics onto business applications.
+31 620 595 086
Per Björkegren is an Enterprise Architect and IT strategist in Sweden. He is the practice leader for Enterprise Architecture and IT Governance within Sogeti Sweden, developing the service offerings and speaking at open seminars. He is also the founder and president of SWEAN (Swedish Enterprise Architecture Network), which currently has about 400 members.
He spends most of his time out on the field supporting many large and global organizations in Sweden regarding IT driven business development, enterprise architecture and it management.
+46 70 214 63 18
Andreas Sjöstrom manages Sogeti’s App Center. Passionate about new technology that enables new business. He am based in Lund, Sweden. Since 2006 he has been writing columns regularly for IDG’s Computer Sweden.
New Technology Leadership Award (2011)
No 9, “Top 100 Sharpest Swedish Developers” (2010)
Swedish IT Consultant of the Year” (2008)
Most Valuable Professional:
– Device Application Development (2007, 2009)
– Mobile Devices (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005)