Roman Tol is a Dutch new media fan, reviewer, and critic. Roman obtained a Master degree at the University of Amsterdam (New Media and Digital Culture). His thesis-research concentrated on two relatively new phenomena: Locative Media and Protocol. Since 2006 Roman has actively participated on the Masters of Media Blog. His contributions vary from conference reviews to posts concerning artistic practices on- and offline. In September 2007 he assisted the production of PICNIC Jr. and the Come Out and Play Festival (employed by Waag Society). Recently Roman has published an article for The Mobile City Conference and the Institute of Network Cultures (INC).