HOWEST University of Applied Sciences is member of EUREC since January 1st 2019. Howest has a three-fold mission as a recognized knowledge center: (academic) higher education, practical research and services to society. One of its knowledge centers is the HOWEST Energy & ICT lab. The HOWEST Energy & ICT lab connects expertise on energy (renewable energy and storage systems, electrical and thermal energy, …) with ICT expertise (data, security, blockchain, AI), realising smart solutions for current energy challenges (smart traffic controllers, smart grids, secure transactions in the energy value chain, …). Different bachelor and postgraduate programmes in the field of Energy & ICT are organised (e.g. bachelor of Energy Management, bachelor of Multimedia and Communication Technology, bachelor of Applied Informatics, Advanced Bachelor of Bioinformatics, postgraduate Data Protection Officer, postgraduate Artificial Intelligence, …) offering different learning paths for students and professionals (lifelong learning). HOWEST enjoys an international reputation in these disciplines.
Venue: HOWEST University of Applied Sciences – Campus Kortrijk Weide – Graaf Karel de Goedelaan 5 – B-8500 Kortrijk (Belgium)