RTBF, MEMNON and Kane Consulting are members of TITAN (Televisual Interactive Terminal and Associated Networks) a Belgian non-profit organization founded in 1994 by 20 partners from various sectors (industry, television, telecommunication, universities, service industry, and public authorities), a structure facilitating the transition towards digital communication technology.
Most of the concepts of this proposal have been worked out by the Titan association in order to coordinated several activities, projects, technology-watch around the subject of the open exchange of media contents with their associated semantic representation (Knowledge base, metadata and controls).
Roger Roberts joined RTBF as Tv Director in 1984 and in 2003 he took over as Head of Cultural Facilities. He was the Belgian coordinator of the “MediaMap” project. He is currently Chairman of the board of TITAN.
Guy Maréchal has spent 37 years of his professional career with Philips Electronics as an R&D manager. He is member of IASA technical, training and educational committees. He was the scientific coordinator of the MEMORIES project.