Florence Gillet

CegeSoma (State Archives)
Responsible for digital access to collections.
Florence Gillet is history licentiate at the Free University of Brussels (ULB). She has dedicated her thesis to Belgian colonial propaganda in the United States during the Second World War. Since the summer of 2013, she has also obtained a master in Sciences et Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication (STIC) at the same University.
Between 2004 and 2007, she worked at CEGESOMA in the context of a research project concerning the social memory of former Belgian colonials. At the same time, she continued her study on the colonial films of André Cauvin. Since November 2007, she is in charge of the sub-sector "Audiovisual" of CegeSoma. She is also, since 2014, responsible for digital access to collections.

Her fields of research are archive digitisation and the impact of TIC in the human sciences, the quality of data, the memory of the colonisation and iconographical analysis.