André Füzfa

Our moderator is André Füzfa . He is Professor at the department of mathematics of the University of Namur where he teaches scientific computing, riemaniann geometry, general relativity, cosmology and mathematical aspects of quantum mechanics. He performs researches in theoretical cosmology and the nature of gravity and dark energy. He is a Board Member of the Euclid Consortium, which prepares the eponymous ESA space mission devoted to unveil the nature of dark energy.

 

Baudouin Jambe

Baudouin Jambe is Director of Directorate for Federal and International Programmes within the Department of Research Programmes of the Directorate general Economy, Employment and Research (DGO6).

Anne-Sophie Libert (UNamur)

Anne-Sophie Libert received her PhD in Sciences and is now assistant professor at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Namur (UNamur). Her research interests focus on celestial mechanics, especially the formation, evolution and habitability of extrasolar systems. She is member of the Namur Center for Complex Systems (naXys) and the International Astronomical Union (IAU). In 2015 she won the Agathon de Potter Prize of the Académie Royale de Belgique.

Jean-Michel Rigo

Jean-Michel RIGO studied biology (University of Liège) and received his PhD for a work in cellular and molecular neurophysiology. In 2004, he joined the physiology group at Hasselt University to develop an independent research program in neurobiology. He became head of the group in 2009 and full professor in 2010. His current research focuses on the plasticity of excitabilily in brain development and regeneration. In 2012, he became vice-rector of Education of Hasselt University.

Arnaud Termonia

As Bioengineer (1995) and PhD in Life Sciences, Arnaud’s career moved between the academic and industrial worlds in the fields of R&D and Training & Education. He cofounded (2004) a spin-off company based on the discovery and use of DNA biomarkers and managed many educative and training projects in the private sector. In 2008, he founded BIOPARK FORMATION, the Biomedical & Biotech Training Center. Since 2013 he is in charge of the Lifelong Learning department of ULB.

TADAM

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