Organization

Strategic Steering Group

A Strategic Steering Group is preparing the bicentennial celebrations. This is being done under the leadership of curator Lieve Bracke and Prof. Rik Van de Walle and various work units (Academic, History, Culture, Sport, Celebration, Communication, PR and Marketing, Fundraising and Sponsorship).

Composition of the Steering Group

  • Lieve Bracke, curator, honorary secretary of the Ghent University Board of Directors
  • Rik Van de Walle, curator, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering Sciences and Architecture
  • Dominique Adriaens, Faculty of Sciences
  • Frederik Anseel, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
  • Wim Defoort, Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
  • Danny De Looze, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Kristof De Moor, Director of Administrative Affairs
  • Gita Deneckere, Faculty of Arts and Philosophy
  • Sophie Dewaele, Department of Communications and Marketing
  • Tina Kyndt, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering
  • Jochen Merlier, Operational Coordinator, 200 Years of Ghent University, Department of Communications and Marketing
  • Lennert Noppe, student, Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
  • Xavier Walthoff - Borm, Assistant Academic Staff, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
  • Isabel Paeme, Communications 200 Years of Ghent University, Department of Communications and Marketing
  • Fien Ysebie, Events Coordinator, Department of Communications and Marketing

Partners

The celebration of the Ghent University’s 200th anniversary is possible in part thanks to the cooperation and support from businesses and the government.

Are you interested in collaborating?

Then contact us at 200@UGent.be