Arno Penders

Affiliated member the research group for Media, Innovation and Communication Technologies, Department of Communication Sciences, Ghent University.


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Industrial design
Smart products
Internet of things
User Experience


Arno Penders started as a junior researcher on February 2018. He obtained a bachelor’s degree Industrial Product Design – Product and Shape (HoWest, 2014) and a Master’s degree Industrial Design Engineering Technology (Ghent University 2017). Arno has a great interest in design for healthcare and smart products. This interest comes to life in the Matti project,  an interactive gaming-mat which can be used during rehabilitation therapy.

Arno joined mict on the TETRA project PROMOW. The goal of this project is the development of Smart products for healthcare in cooperation with the Flemish industry.