Bert Jehoul is part of the Innovation team of the Digital Transformation Office of the Federal Belgian Government and also Board member of Open Knowledge Belgium.
He is convinced of the power of openess to reduce bureaucracy, increase trust & facilitate citizen-engagement and private-public coöperations.
He helped initiating the Be Badges platform at Selor (Selection Office for the Belgian Government) and co-founded Open Recognition Belgium under the umbrella of Open Knowledge Belgium.
He is a member of the International Open Recognition Alliance and coach at Open Summer of Code.
Bert has a background in Psychology and Psychometrics and is an enthusiastic user of the statistical software R.