Nicholas CroftsProject Manager
Direction des Systèmes d'Information (DSI), Geneva
Rue du Grand Pre 9
Born in London, England, Nick now lives in Geneva with his wife, three children, a cat, two petrified gold fish and a garden full of frogs. After studying Philosophy and History of Art in Canterbury UK and a brief spell in radio journalism, Nick started working at the National Sound Archives in London where he first became interested in information management. Nick studied information technology in Geneva and spent several years working in the documentation department of Geneva's Musées d'art et d'histoire. He is currently working as project manager for Musinfo -computerising Geneva's Museums. Nick is also co-ordinator of the ICOM/ClDOC Documentation Standards Group, which has developed a object oriented "Conceptual Reference Model" for cultural heritage information.
Nicholas presented Introduction to the CIDOC Conceptual Reference Model