(Matthijs) P.M. Leendertse MA

(external) researcher Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication Department of Media and Communication
Location
Erasmus University Rotterdam
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Telephone
Email
leendertse@eshcc.eur.nl

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Matthijs Leendertse has been working as a senior researcher / advisor for TNO Information and Communication Technology, a Dutch R&D organisation, since February 2006. In his work, he develops strategic visions around media, ICT and education for both the private and the public sector. Leendertse’s work is often future oriented and multi-disciplinary, combining the fields of economics & management studies, communication science and policy studies.

He works for a variety of Dutch and international clients, such as the European Commission, the Dutch Education Council, France Telecom, War Child and the Dutch public broadcasters’ organization NPO. Research topics include business modeling for digital media…

Matthijs Leendertse has been working as a senior researcher / advisor for TNO Information and Communication Technology, a Dutch R&D organisation, since February 2006. In his work, he develops strategic visions around media, ICT and education for both the private and the public sector. Leendertse’s work is often future oriented and multi-disciplinary, combining the fields of economics & management studies, communication science and policy studies.

He works for a variety of Dutch and international clients, such as the European Commission, the Dutch Education Council, France Telecom, War Child and the Dutch public broadcasters’ organization NPO. Research topics include business modeling for digital media products, the impact of digitization and new technology on media organizations, media policy in an age of rapid changes in the media industry, and the future of ICT-enabled learning. Current projects he is working on include a study on the future of learning in 2025 for the European Commission,  and an investigation into possibilities for content owners to generate revenues with hyper-differentiation of media products.

Since 2006, Leendertse is also a lecturer at the Department of Media & Communication at Erasmus University on trends in the media industry and media policy. Previously, he worked as a lecturer and research associate at the University of Amsterdam, Department of Communication Studies/Amsterdam School of Communications Research (ASCoR). Before that, he worked as head of research at Van Dusseldorp & Partners, an Amsterdam-based consultancy company focused on new media developments.

He often gives speeches at national and international conferences such as the International Telecommunications Conference 2010 in Tokyo, Japan or the mScapeFest 2009 in Tilburg, the Netherlands. Leendertse is a member of the international advisory board of the International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation. Currently he is finishing his Ph.D. dissertation at ASCoR on the effects of policy measures on the production of digital educational resources. He holds an MA in Communication Studies (2000) from the University of Amsterdam.

  • Media Industries:Trends and Strategies

    Title
    Media Industries:Trends and Strategies
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 2
    Year level
    BA-2 (Algemene Cultuurwetenschappen), BA-2 (International Bachelor Arts and Culture Studies), BA-3 (Algemene Cultuurwetenschappen), BA-3 (International Bachelor Arts and Culture Studies)

    The Business of Media

    Title
    The Business of Media
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 1
    Year level
    BA-2 (International Bachelor Communication and Media), BA-3 (International Bachelor Communication and Media)

    Media Industries: Trends and Strategies

    Title
    Media Industries: Trends and Strategies
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 2
    Year level
    BA-2 (International Bachelor Communication and Media), BA-3 (International Bachelor Communication and Media)

    Internship

    Title
    Internship
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 4
    Year level
    BA-2 (International Bachelor Communication and Media)

    Bachelor's Thesis IBCoM

    Title
    Bachelor's Thesis IBCoM
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 3
    Year level
    BA-3 (International Bachelor Communication and Media)

    Bachelor's Thesis Class IBCoM

    Title
    Bachelor's Thesis Class IBCoM
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 3
    Year level
    BA-3 (International Bachelor Communication and Media)

    Media Economics and Media Management

    Title
    Media Economics and Media Management
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 1
    Year level
    MA (Media & Business)

    Media Policies and Markets

    Title
    Media Policies and Markets
    Year
    2018
    Period
    TERM 3
    Year level
    MA (Media & Creative Industries), MA (Media, Culture & Society)
  • (external) researcher

    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication
    Department
    Department of Media and Communication
    Country
    The Netherlands
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