Willem van Valkenburg is the Executive Director of the TU Delft Extension School for Continuing Education based in the Netherlands. The Extension School offers open and online education to professionals and lifelong learners worldwide.
Willem has been on the board of Open Education Global (previously Open Education Consortium and OCW Consortium) from 2013 until 2021. The last two years as President of the Board. Since 2021 he is Member of the Executive Committee of the European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN).
Willem holds a Master of Science in System Engineering, Policy Analysis & Management (SEPAM) of Delft University of Technology.