Bram Lievens

Senior Researcher

Senior researchers Studies on Media, Information and Telecommunicaton (SMIT) Smart & ICT
  • Current position Senior Researcher
  • Contact Vrije Universiteit Brussel
    imec-SMIT
    Pleinlaan 9
    Room 2.12
    BE-1050 Brussels
  • Phone +32 (0)2 629 16 23
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  • Website smit.vub.ac.be

As a senior researcher, Bram is responsible for the Living Lab research track within the user research unit. Bram's main expertise is within the domain of user centered design and Living Labs, with a focus on mobile applications in a smart city environment. Bram is active in and supervising various research projects in this area.

Bram also acts as a senior Living Lab methodologist and architect within imec develop and test department, iLab.o. His key activities here are focussed on creating new Living Lab architectures as well as the set-up and implementation of these Labs and by so facilitate and enhance new product and service innovation (by means of a multi-stakholder engagement process).

Bram Lievens holds a bachelor degree in social and cultural work and a master degree in communication science. After a brief period of working for various local authorities he joined imec-SMIT in 2002.