Bram Cappers
General
Name: dr. ir. B.C.M. (Bram) Cappers
Position: Co-Founder AnalyzeData
Visualization Architect
Address: Eindhoven University of Technology. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. Visualization group. De Rondom 70, Room MF 4.060, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Phone: +31 (0)40 247 8863
E-mail: b.c.m.cappers@tue.nl
Curiculum Vitae

Currently, I am a part-time Post-doc at the Eindhoven University of Technology under supervision of prof. dr. Sandro Etalle (Security Group). and prof. dr. ir. Jarke J. van Wijk ( Visualization Group).

I achieved both my bachelors and masters degrees at the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) (both with honors). I completed my master in the area of software engineering (in particular Language engineering). My thesis was on exploring and visualizing the Generalized LL Parsing algorithm.

I obtained my PhD degree in the area of Data Visualization. The topic of my thesis is Interactive Visualization of Event Logs for Cybersecurity. You can find a more detailed CV in there.

Education
Period Position Activity
2018-present

AnalyzeData
Co-founder AnalyzeData Data Visualization Architect
2018-present

Eindhoven University of Technology
Post-doc Candidate
2014-2018

Eindhoven University of Technology
PhD Candidate
I am a PhD candidate in the Visualization group in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. Project SpySpot
2012-2014

Eindhoven University of Technology
MSc. in Computer Science & Engineering
Program: Computer Science & Engineering. Specialization in Software Engineering, Formal methods, Model Driven Engineering, and Visualization
Achievements: - Cum Laude, current average 8.9 out of 10.0
Specialization: - Software Engineering & Technology
-Visualization
Extracurriculum Activities: - Participated in the TU/e Honors Program
2009-2012

Eindhoven University of Technology
BSc in Computer Science
Achievements: - Cum Laude, current average 8.0 out of 10.0
Major: - Computer Science & Engineering
Minor: - Connecting Intelligence (Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Graduation project: - Design and development of DiTriS: a cross-platform distributed information triple store database with a team consisting of eight students.
- Participated in the full development cycle and primarily involved in requirements engineering, system design, and development.
Miscellaneous
Period Position Activity
2016-Present

IEEE Symposium on Visualization for CyberSecurity
Progam Committee member
More information on VizSec 2016.
2016-2018

T.i.M.e.S. foundation
Team member/Volunteer
Volunteer in the development and organization of a (semi-)yearly gaming events of up to 300 people. More information on TiMeS.
Professional experience
Period Position Activity
2016-Present

Motto Communications
Researcher
Additional information: - Internship to develop new visualization techniques for the detection of toll fraude in VoIP traffic. More information on Motto.
2009-2014

Development enterprise information system VKW
Lead software architect & developer
Working hours: - Residual time besides eduction (varies)
Additional information: - Tailor made information system for maintenance of customer purchasing and caravan repairing.
- Participation in the full development cycle with a team of two programmers.
2011-Present

Freelance Consultancy and Training
Freelance projects
Working hours: - Residual time besides eduction (varies)
Additional information: - Consultant and developer of (excel) automation tools to enhance the interconnectivity of business processes.
- Freelance course designer for applications and techniques/tooling in the area of computer science.
2008-2011

Freelance Web designer
Freelance projects
Working hours: - Residual time besides eduction (varies)
Additional information: - Tailor made websites for (temporary) business activities
Technical information: - Web page design using PHP, Javascript, HTML5, and CSS
2009-2009

Developer
E-business company Softlution - Hasselt, Belgium
Working hours: - 40 hours contract (for a month)
Responsibilities: - Design and development of home webpage Softlution.
- Design and development of automation macros for administrative tasks.
Technical information: - Web page design using HTML templating, CSS, and OpenCMS