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Laura Van den Berghe obtained her master degree in Business Engineering from KU Leuven, Belgium. She also obtained a postgraduate degree in Innovative Entrepreneurship for Engineers from the University of Ghent, Belgium, for which she studied entrepreneurial business models and worked as a trainee at Energent Energy Cooperative. Her academic background lies in management, economics and entrepreneurship.
By having worked as a project coordinator at Trevion NV, she has practical experience in (Belgian) energy market organization and energy transitions.
Currently, she is pursuing a PhD at the School of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences in the Technology, Innovation and Society group. Her research is about socio-technical upscaling community-based Virtual Power Plant, a novel organizational model that allows energy communities to manage their energy collectively and to participate in smart grid solutions. This research is part of an Interreg NW Europe funded project on cVPP (NWE 588).
Project manager, Interreg NWE cVPP Project Consortium1 Nov 2020 → 1 Jun 2022
Doing more with your energy: defining roles individuals and collectives can play in the energy systemVan den Berghe, L., van Summeren, L. F. M. & Wieczorek, A. J., 14 Dec 2020
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Van den Berghe, L., Papachristos, G., Wieczorek, A. J. & van Summeren, L. F. M., 17 Dec 2020, 6 p. Interreg North-West Europe.
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Wieczorek, Anna J. (Recipient), van Summeren, Luc F.M. (Recipient), Van den Berghe, Laura H.G.J. (Recipient), Groenewoudt, Aleid C. (Recipient), Verbong, Geert P.J. (Recipient), Sjoerd Pernot (Recipient), Josja Veul (Recipient) & Papachristos, Georgios (Recipient), 17 Dec 2020
Prize: TU/e › Other › Scientific