Meet & Engage with the Kenyan embassy

17-05-2022 from 16:00 to 19:00
Oude Infirmerie, Het Pand, Onderbergen 1, Ghent
Africa Platform of Ghent University Association



  • Introduction + presentation UGent by Mieke Van Herreweghe, UGent Deputy Vice Chancellor + presentation Africa Platform of Ghent University Association by Karen Büscher/Annelies Verdoolaege
  • Pitch presentations by UGent professors on their research in Kenya:
    • Inge Brinkman (African Literatures)
    • Dirk Verschuren (Climate Change)
    • Stefaan Werbrouck (Bio-Engineering)
    • Marc Heijde, Laura Cortada-Gonzalez & Njira Pili (Biotechnology)
    • Emilie Peeters & Joyce Omwoha (Reproductive Health)
    • Victor Kagot (Food Safety and Mycotoxins)
    • Pascal Boeckx (Biogeochemistry)
  • Speech by HE the Ambassador
  • Q&A
  • Informal meeting with students + drinks & snacks