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Tom Demeyer

Chief Technology Officer at Waag Futurelab

Tom Demeyer is Chief Technology Officer at Waag Futurelab. In 1998, he started at Waag as a senior developer of real-time audiovisual software, something he already worked on at STEIM since 1987. Applications like BigEye and Image/ine, but also hardware sensor interfaces like Sensorlab, were at the cradle of real-time computer technology in the performing arts.


Tom is an expert in the areas of data analysis and data ethics, privacy and security enhancing technologies, and the semantic web. With the City of Amsterdam and the Ministry of Internal Affairs, he works and thinks along about digital identity services.


During the conference PublicSpaces Conference 2023: For a Collective Internet in 2023, Tom Demeyer was part of the following session(s):