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Peter Mechant

  • phd
  • Senior Researcher
  • iMinds-MICT-Ghent University
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About

Peter is a PhD in communication sciences. He studied several scripting and programming languages during and after his university studies at Ghent University. Until June 2005 Peter worked as an ICT-project coordinator at an e-business firm. After joining our research group, Peter has been mainly working on iMinds-research projects focusing on e-culture, social software and online communities. Since 2010 he is also involved in European research projects in the context of smart cities, big, open and linked data. Peter successfully defended his PhD which focused on interactivity in a Web 2.0 context in April 2012. His main research interests include smart cities, big and open data, Web 2.0 and computer-mediated communication. For a full biblio, see www.mict.be/petermechant.

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Co-authors (61)

  • R Díaz-Díaz

Publications (5)

  • State-of-the-art assessment on the implementations of international core data models for public administrations

    • Van Compernolle M
    • De Vocht L
    • Goedertier S
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  • A visual exploration workflow as enabler for the exploitation of linked open data

    • De Vocht L
    • Dimou A
    • Breuer J
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  • Converging on semantics to ensure local government data reuse

    • De Vocht L
    • Van Compernolle M
    • Dimou A
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    1Citations
  • Quantifying the interoperability of open government datasets

    • Colpaert P
    • Van Compernolle M
    • De Vocht L
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  • Creative rings for smart cities

    • Delaere S
    • Ballon P
    • Mechant P
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Professional experience

Senior Researcher

iMinds-MICT-Ghent University

January 2005 - Present