Kelly graduated as master of science in engineering physics at the Ghent university (2003). She is also master in the management of governmental organisations (2010). Kelly was project leader in the redevelopment of large spatial city redevelopment projects and founded LiCalab as a spin-off of one of this projects in 2011.
Currently she works at the Thomas More University College, where she is the manager of LiCalab, the Living & Care lab, that has a team of 5 highly motivated ladies. Kelly is involved in different European cooperation projects and project leader of CrossCare, a cross border project that funds SMEs that develop innovations for healthcare using living labs in Belgium and The Netherlands.
Kelly will speak at the “Transnational living lab for scaling up” workshop