Born 02.03.1944 in Ghent – Belgium.
Master in Economic and Diplomatic Sciences (1967) I.C.H.E.C. – Brussels (Belgium)
Managing Director of
– LIEVENS-LANCKMAN BVBA (Belgium)
– AKROMED FRANCE (France)
companies involved in manufacturing and distribution of Medical Devices, having a worldwide network.
Director of MED-e-TEL in Luxembourg
Board member, Secretary and Treasurer of the ISfTeH
Back in 1999, got interested in Telemedicine via Home Care applications.
Was involved in the creation of MED-e-TEL, the International Educational & Networking Forum for eHealth, Telemedicine & Health ICT,taking place yearly in Luxembourg and acts as its Director.
Was elected to the Board of the ISfTeH (International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth) in September 2003 as Treasurer, and re-elected in December 2007 and December 2012 as Secretary-Treasurer.
As such, has been attending many Telemedicine Conferences and Events in various countries:
Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, The Netherlands, Tunisia, U.A.E., U.K., Ukraine, U.S.A., Vatican.
Presentations on the Global Vision about Telemedicine/eHealth were made in :
Abu Dhabi, Abuja, Antwerp, Athens, Bangalore, Bangkok, Berlin, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bonn, Braunschweig, Brisbane, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Cairo,Cape Town, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Copenhagen, Dubai, Durban, Donetsk, Fiuggi, Fukuoka, Guanzhou, Hvar, Hyderabad, Iasi, Jaipur, Joensuu, Kuala Lumpur, Kunming, London, Luxembourg, Lyon, Mangalia, Montreal, Moscow, Mumbai, Nairobi, New Delhi, Osijek, Ottawa, Parana, Paris, Perth, Prishtina, Pune, Rabat, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, Sandton, Santiago de Chile, Sao Paulo, Sarajevo, Saratov, Skopje, Sofia, Takamatsu, Tallinn, Tarusa, Tirana, Tromsö, Tunis, Vienna, Warsaw, Yerevan, Zagreb.