Senior Project Lead for the Network for War Collections WW2 in Amsterdam
Lizzy Jongma (1970) is Senior Project Lead for the Network for War Collections WW2 in Amsterdam (www.oorlogsbronnen.nl). As project manager she works on digitization, opening up and linking data about the Second World War using new digital technologies: to facilitate research, inform descendants, tell new stories. Previously Lizzy worked at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam: the first museum to share its entire collection in high-res online. Lizzy studied History and specialized in digitization, automation and online presentation of Cultural Heritage. She is Board Member of Wikimedia Netherlands, Open Data Advocate and frequently gives talks about the importance of Being Open.