Bob Mijwaard joined Merkator BV in October 2009 after working for a period of ten years for Wolters-Noordhoff, the Dutch publisher of the famous Bosatlas. At Merkator he continues to work with the interesting combination of pure GIS and Cartography primary for the Dutch Kadaster. Bob is specialised in digital maps production made with GI-systems like Esri and Intergraph software but he is also experienced in several other international GIS software. Bob is a practical, enthusiastic and dedicated worker convinced that co-operation is the best way to solve a problem. Bob has been following successfully the postgraduate UNIGIS course at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (The Netherlands, 2003).