The Hague University
Faith-Based, Government, Healthcare, Higher Education, Non-profit Business
Leading the Computer Sciences programs of The Hague University of applied sciences at Dutch Innovation Factory in Zoetermeer. DIF: Meeting, Entrepreneurship, Research and Education for innovative IT professionals and students ( http://dutchinnovationfactory.com/ ). Motivated manager and trainer with the ability to envision and initiate organizational change as well as to support teams of highly skilled professionals with inspiring training and empowering facilitation. Maarten is a networker and strong facilitator with a passion for people. Creative brainstormer and teambuilder. Effective communication and organization skills combined with a friendly and approachable personality. Highly disciplined and committed to quality customer service. The main theme throughout his career is computer technology and it’s implementation in every day life. He owned an independent consulting business, with a varied client base in different industries like transportation, ICT and government. As a trainer/consultant he has initialized and staged learning and training programs around issues as full customer satisfaction, entrepreneurship and management development. He has developed successful development programs as a training coordinator for a major Dutch bank. Specialties: Program design, developer and facilitator of various large group interventions Appreciative Inquiry, Future Search, Open Space, etc.