Erwin Verbruggen has been working at the Netherlands Institute of Sound and Vision since 2009, where he worked on cataloguing, film preparation and digitization issues. As of 2011, he's been employed at the department for research and development, where he works on a range of local and international projects that involve search retrieval, access and research into digitisation processes. For the EUscreen project, he is responsible for the dissemination working group. Erwin holds a Masters degree in Preservation and Presentation of the Moving Image at the University of Amsterdam, during which he was an intern at the archive of WITNESS, a Brooklyn-based human rights video organization. He is also a member of the film programming team for the Amsterdam open air film festival Seize the Night.