Short Bio – Professional
Prof. dr. Frederik Questier’s work at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel focuses on the intersections of openness, innovation, technologies, education and the medical sector. He is author, editor and reviewer of several books and articles on these subjects and is often invited to speak at workshops and conferences. He is co-founder of the Open Patent Office which aims to stimulate innovation by providing an open, free & social alternative to the traditional patent offices. He is co-founder and was Research & Innovation Director of Chamilo, an association which aims at bringing you the best Free and Open Source software for e-learning and collaboration. He contributes as a consultant to ICT in education projects for universities in developing countries, mainly in Cuba and several African countries. Till the end of 2009 he was head of an expertise center in his university, focusing on the educational training of academic staff, educational innovation and the use of ICT in education.
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