Daniel Pletinckx was trained as a civil engineer, with specialisation in information technology.
He gained extensive experience in system design, quality assurance, digital image processing and synthesis, 3D and virtual reality through a career of 15 years in private industry.
Currently, Daniel Pletinckx is the director of Visual Dimension bvba, an SME dealing with ICT based innovation in cultural heritage, education and tourism.
Visual Dimension specialises in new, efficient ways for the creation of and interaction with 3D digital heritage assets.
The company works for a wide range of European heritage organisations and is active in several European projects.
Visual Dimension is also a senior partner in 4CH, the new European Competence Centre for Digital Heritage, leading the VR Storytelling activities.