Posts Tagged ‘Roeland Stekelenburg’

Roeland Stekelenburg – Building an open and flexible public broadcasting organization (Dutch)

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

MoMoment: MoMo Special – Panel Discussion

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

About this video
In this 34 minute video Raimo van der Klein discusses various topics related to the role of mobile in bringing news with Roeland Stekelenburg (NOS), Patrick Loppé (Telegraaf), and Erik Rovers ( Media).

The panel starts with what they learned from the earlier presentations. The audience has some interesting questions for the panel concerning advertising models, user generated content, and where they get their inspiration for innovations.

About the panel

  • Roeland Stekelenburg, head of the New Media department at NOS, kicked off the MoMo Special with new stats and backgrounds on the NOS mobile application. See his presentation here.
  • Patrick Loppé, Channel Manager & Mobile at De Telegraaf Media, gave insight in the mobile strategy of de Telegraaf. See his presentation here.
  • Erik Rovers, responsible for Business Development Mobile at Ilse Media, earlier presented the ideas behind the mobile version of In his presentation during this MoMo Special he gave a sneak preview of the mobile application (currently in development) and he pre-launched the quick launch button. See his presentation here.
  • Raimo van der Klein, found of Mobile Monday Amsterdam and co-founder of SPRXmobile, leads the discussion.

Video is in Dutch. Recorded in Amsterdam on September 29th, 2008.

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MoMoment: MoMo Special – Roeland Stekelenburg

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

Browse through the slides below while watching the video.

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About this video
In this 28 minute video Roeland Stekelenburg shares new insights from the NOS mobile application which was released this summer. Roeland, head of the New Media department at NOS, tells how the NOS came to the point where they decided to develop the current application and what considerations they had in the planning phase. Finally he shares new numbers of the current usage and the learnings from the evaluations.

More about Roeland Stekelenburg

Video is in Dutch. Recorded in Amsterdam on September 29th, 2008.

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MoMo Special – Program details

Friday, September 19th, 2008

It is time to announce the line-up for Monday September 29th, as our special event approaches rapidly. We are still waiting for some final confirmations, but here is a small hint of what to expect for now.

16.00 Opening

16.10 NOS – Roeland Stekelenburg (Dutch)
16.25 – Erik Rovers (Dutch)
16.40 Telegraaf – Patrick Loppé (Dutch)

16.55 break

17.25 Panel discussion – NOS,, Telegraaf (Dutch)
17.50 KPN – Ralph Thoen (Dutch)
18.10 NRK – Gunnar Garfors (English)

18.30 Closing talk

Roeland Stekelenburg (LinkedIn) – NOS
Roeland Stekelenburg is Head of the New Media department at NOS. He searches for innovative ways to use media in new conceptual ways, forms, distribution methods, new markets, and new audiences, but not the technical innovation. The NOS mobile application, which was released this summer, is an example of such innovation.

Roeland had various functions in journalism before joining NOS. He holds a Master of Arts Degree in Communication Science from the University of Amsterdam.

Erik Rovers (LinkedIn) – Ilse Media
Erik Rovers is responsible for Business Development Mobile at Ilse Media. He has a portfolio of mobile websites including,, Kieskeurig and

Erik has a Master of Science Degree in Business Studies from the University of Groningen and has always worked in the telecommunications sector since 2000.

Patrick Loppé (LinkedIn) – De Telegraaf
Patrick Loppé is Channel Manager & Mobiel at De Telegraaf. This April De Telegraaf launched their renewed mobile website. During the first half year De Telegraaf experienced a significant increase in the volume of unique visitors per month and a doubling amount of pageviews. During his talk he will share some of the learnings van De Telegraaf.

Gunnar Garfors (LinkedIn) – NRK
Gunnar Garfors is the Director of Development in NRK’s Division of Developments. He has been overseeing the development of various mobile services, including mobile TV and MMS videos on TV, both of which Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation was first in Europe to launch.

Garfors has held a number of presentations around the world on NRK’s leading position on mobile services. He is originally a journalist, holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcasting from Falmouth College of Arts in the UK and a Master of Management from BI, Norwegian School of Management. The 30-year-old has been working in various media houses before joining NRK in 2000.

Keep an eye on this post for updates as we await the final speaker confirmations.

IMPORTANT – Make sure you arrive early! The venue will be packed, so make sure you arrive early to avoid a long wait for the registration desk. Doors will be open from 15:00h – we are looking forward to welcome you!

When: September 29th, 2008.
Time: 16:00-18:30 – speakers (doors open at 15:00)
Where: Pakhuis de Zwijger (Piet Heinkade 179, Amsterdam – route)

This event wouldn’t be possible without the help from the NOS, SPRXmobile and 31Volts.