Lieven Standaert


Lieven Standaert




Lieven is Technology Expert at Vrije Universiteit in Bruxelles.

From 2015, he is also coordinating the Fablab Brussels for the department of Industrial Engineering.

Want to know more about his job? Than take a look at this TEDx speech he gave at TEDx Ghent.

How did you end up joining the #maker movement?

What do you most value in the innovation/maker environment?

What’s the maker movement outlook in your country?

In your opinion, what features in your city/destination/country is more appealing to an innovation-oriented crowd?

You seem to have been able to create such a nurturing environment around your FabLab/makerspace/hackerspace in (your country). What does your audience look like? Who do you mainly target – students, inventors, or… ?

What do you consider your greatest goal as EMW’s Ambassador?

What kind of events are you planning to organize during the EMW?