Johannes Keizer has more than 20 years of experience in working with science data. After his PhD in Biology he founded in 1994 "Knowledge Brokers" and contributed to some important Italian Science data projects ("Registro Nazionale Gaucher", "Archivio Stanislao Cannizzaro", "Banca Dati sui pesticidi in Italia"). In 1998 he joined FAO to create the Pesticide registry for the Rotterdam convention. From 2000 to 2016 he was responsible for AGRIS ("International Information System on Agriculture Science and Technology") and AGROVOC and brought these traditional documentation tools into the Semantic Web World. Since 2017 Mr. Keizer works with the GODAN ("Global Open Data in Agriculture and Nutrition") Secretariat and is responsible for strategic partnerships. He has published more than 100 papers in scientific Journals. (http://www.johanneskeizer.com/CV)
What are your domain(s) of expertise?
Team Building, Network Creation, Capacity to envision Technology Development, Semantic Web Technologies, Content Management Systems, Research Information Management
What is your relationship with agricultural information management standards, tools and services?
I am offering services as an independent consultant in the area of open data, big data and data interoperability with a focus on agri/viticulture