Curriculum

 

Education 

 

`09 - `10:

Postgraduate Furniture Design

University College Thomas More

 

`07 - `09:

Master Product Development & Innovation

University of Antwerp

 

`07:

Exchange Program

University of Lapland - Rovaniemi - Finland

 

`04 - `07:

Bachelor Product Development & Innovation

University of Antwerp

 

`98 - `04:

High School Sciences - Modern Languages 

Sint-Romboutscollege - Mechelen

 

 

Professional experience 


`14 - present: 

Design engineer - Van Hool

Designing industrial vehicles


`12 - present:

Stagehand - AVE productions

Stagehand, scaffolding, Light&sound 


`11 - present:

Independent designer

Furniture development

 

`08 - present:

3D-artist / interior designer - Kennes&Elegeert Architectuur en Design

Presentation drawing, furniture design and follow-up.

 

`10:

Stand constructor - PN-standenbouw & interieur

Stand construction nationally and internationally.

 

`10:

Design Intern - Lucas De Smedt bvba

Designing and drawing of furniture

 

`09 - `10:

Student Job - Cultuurcentrum Mechelen

Construction, supervision and deconstruction of concerts and exhibitions

 

`08:

Design Intern - Alcatel-Lucent & Groep T

Offered within Product Development: designing of a concept for a digital platform for board games and developing supporting business models 

 

`07:

Design Intern - Lippens NV

Offered within Product Development: creating a product concept that could support the business of a paint producer in a falling market for sports fields lining.

 

`06:

Design Intern - Achilles Associates

Quick designs and concept developing for garden furniture.

 

`06:

Design Intern - Procter & Gamble

Offered within Product Development: analyzing and segmenting the market for air refreshners and designing a concept for a specific niche

 

  

Extra Curricular activities 

 

`07 - `09:

Program Council Product Development

 

`07 - `09:

General Students Council Hogeschool Antwerpen

 

`04 - `09:

Students Council Product Development

(president `06 - `08)

 

`05 - `08:

Board Of Directors SOVOHA

Social Office of the University College of Antwerp

 

`05 - `07:

Departments Council Design Sciences