The already many years active network 071-ICT received an official status. On 11 January 2013, the 071-ICT foundation was created. The official launch was settled under the leadership of notary Janbert Heemstra at the office of De Clercq Lawyers Notaries.
071-ICT is the platform for the Leiden ICT sector and ICT professionals. 071-IT organizes free network meetings in Leiden four times a year. The network has been active for several years on the road, but an official status was never reached, until now.
Jeroen Monkhorst (director of Spreadit online results), the first president of the new foundation. Mark Barzilay (co-founder of spriteCloud), takes the treasurer and Natascha from Duuren (IP / IT lawyer and partner), by De Clercq Lawyers Notaries is the secretary of the foundation. Monkhorst: “The 071-ICT Foundation has set itself the goal of stimulating innovation, cooperation and knowledge in the region ‘Rijnland’. 071-ICT actively promotes the sharing of the Leiden ICT knowledge and experience through regular network meetings and other knowledge moments”.
The entire board consists of 071-ICT consists of:
Jeroen Monk Horst (Spreadit online results)
Mark Barzilay (spriteCloud)
Natascha van Duuren (De Clercq lawyers and notaries)
Martijn van Pelt (Interpulse)
Erik Knol (Qeam)
From left to right: Jeroen Monkhorst, Martijn van Pelt, Janbert Heemstra, Natascha van Duuren, Mark Barzilay (afwezig Erik Knol).