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Name: ir. Wim Provoost
Date of birth: May 8, 1980
Marital status: Married
Address: B-8310 Assebroek
Phone: Feel free to ask
Economic Sciences at Ghent University (2003-2006)
Computer Science Engineering option telecommunication at Ghent University - distinction (1998-2003)
German: high - school level
Product Manager for RetailSonar responsible for their SAAS application.
Product Manager for Secure Code Warrior responsible for Sensei.
Product Manager for CloudFounders responsible for CloudFrames. This software converts commodity x86 hardware into a converged infrastructure system. It is a 3 in one system, including private clouds, business continuity and iSCSI storage.
Senior consultant for 2-Hold. Projects include ...
Apella NV. is a company dedicated to the internet. As one of the main partners (3), I have the leading roles in the development and commercialisation of projects. The largest project is a music distribution platform containing 4 websites. The database contains over 15.000 tracks by more then 4.500 artists. I'm responsable for the technical side, the long-term strategy (new markets) and commercial deals including deals with radio-stations and advertising agencies. The main portals of the 3X-network is Dance-Industries. Dance-Industries allow users to freely and legally download their favourite style of music.
DP Europe (Altran Group) is specialized in providing consulting and engineering in information technology and telecommunication and works with the biggest ICT accounts in Belgium.
I work for them on a 1 day a week schedule. My company role is assistant marketing and internal developer. Projects and papers include:
iTeam is a think tank of young creatives focussed on mobile tv ( DVB-h, 3G ) where iTeam manages projects for several European broadcasters. On a side track they develop SMS and MMS services for SME. As one of the people responsible for the SMS and MMS activities I developed the following projects
I was resident VJ (Visual Jockey, projections) at following nightclubs and events.
Dancetrippin is the leading online resource for videos and information about Europe’s most exciting parties. With a crew of experienced cameramen they unobtrusively film the hottest dance events in places like Amsterdam, Ibiza, Antwerp, and Berlin. Using an audio feed directly from the DJ’s mixer, they edit each party into a 30 minute voyeuristic experience of the event, featuring superstars such as Junior Sanchez, DJ Sneak, Bob Sinclar, Roger Sanchez, Ken Ishii, DJ Jean, and many more. My dancetrippin work:
I worked as an IAESTE-trainee for a month in Vienna as application developer with IBM Websphere.
I practice the ancient martial art Tai Chi. I used to be an assistant trainer. You can see my trainer and myself in action on the site of my trainer and in the book "TAI CHI CHUAN THE COMPLETE MARTIAL ART". I'm the guy that gets the beating but that was not always the case in international tournaments:
During my studies as civil engineer I was active in VTK Ghent (Vlaamse Technische Kring), the official student association for civil engineering. Later on I became active in the alumni association of VTK. Work done so far ...
I was a moderator on the largest Flash Forum in the Benelux, FlashFocus (FlashFreaks).
Other hobbies include running and cooking.