Pano Maria is specialized in information modeling and architecture, and has a keen interest in standards based semantic technologies. The recent uptake of these technologies in various industries is an exciting development that Pano actively follows and participates in, for example through several W3C groups. Moreover, he contributes to open source software development that pushes the development of the semantic web forward. As an information architect at Skemu, he helps organizations develop and implement their semantic web and linked data strategies. In his most recent projects at the Dutch Cadastre, and the Dutch National Police he works on semantic modeling, semantic systems architecture, and transformation of source data to linked data.