Arjan Scherpenisse

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Applied Bio-Robotics workshop

Arjan Scherpenisse is a software developer and entrepreneur. He holds a Masters degree in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Amsterdam and a Bachelor of Design from the Rietveld Academy. After having worked for different Amsterdam-based Internet companies, Arjan founded his own company, MiracleThings, in 2011, working for clients such as Asics, TV broadcaster AT5 and mobile company Sharewire. As an all-round software developer Arjan loves big challenges and works with a broad range of technologies and platforms. Varying from interactive installations to native apps and from high volume responsive websites to complex back-end systems. The projects he finds most fun are the ones involving a physical component: art installations, photo booths, RFID voting booths, ping-pong ball cannons, et cetera.