Piet Desmet

Piet Desmet (° 1965) serves as vice rector KU Leuven responsible for KULAK Kortrijk Campus, Bruges Campus and Educational technology.
As a full professor of French and applied linguistics, he leads the interdisciplinary research team ITEC (www.kuleuven.be/itec), which conducts research into educational technology. Professor Desmet’s research focuses on learning analytics & adaptive learning environments, natural language processing for computer assisted learning, and instructional design & effectiveness of (blended) learning environments.

He is also the academic coordinator of Imec's smart education project.