• Open Data Publishing
  • Semantic Web Technology
  • Route Planning
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)


  • MsC in Mathematical Computer Science, 2017

    Ghent University

  • BSc in Computer Science, 2015

    Ghent University



PhD Student and Researcher

IDLab, Ghent University - imec

2019 Mar – Present Ghent, Belgium
Our team within IDLab focuses on the cost-efficient and scalable publication of open data. My own focus so far is the publication and consumption of geospatial data.

Data Scientist


2017 Jul – 2019 Feb Ghent, Belgium
Implemented and evaluated recommender systems for various classifieds websites across Europe. Responsibilities included:

  • Data gathering and web scraping
  • Data sanitation
  • Developing widgets with recommendations to be included in our clients’ sites
  • Designing and evaluating incremental improvements through A/B testing

Recent Posts

Recent Publications

Client-side route planning: preprocessing the OpenStreetMap road network for Routable Tiles

Decentralized Publication and Consumption of Transfer Footpaths

Republishing Open Street Map’s roads as Linked Routable Tiles