Philippe Van Impe is a Founding Partner of the AI & Data Science Community, a large open community of specialists in data and business. The community’s activities aim to bridge the gap between businesses and academia, through regular meetups, training and ‘Data for Good’ projects, where members contribute their skills to work on projects with NGO’s, public institutions and start-ups.
Philippe is also the Founder of the European Data Innovation Hub, which connects and supports data professionals throughout Europe to share and discuss best practices in open data, big data and data innovation.
Philippe is the CEO and Founder of DigitYser.org, the digital flagship of Brussels where communities gather to learn, co-create and implement digital solutions focussed on Blockchain, AI, IOT & VR.
Philippe is also contributing to the AI 4 Belgium Coalition by organising
– the AI-Awards to find the best AI projects and most promising AI-Startups in Belgium.
– the diSummit the annual conference of the #AI and #datascience community
– the AI-in-Belgium book to be released on June 26th at the diSummit
Philippe is a Social Entrepreneur simultaneously pursuing both a financial & a social return on investment.