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Ward Segers

Student Computer Science

Hasselt University

Biography

Ward Segers is a student Computer Science at Hasselt University.

Currently, Ward is in his master in Networking and Security. Besides that, he has interest in Artificial Intelligence, System Programming (especially using Rust), Software Engineering and (Arch)Linux.

Ward speaks Dutch as his native language. Besides that, he has an excellent knowledge of English. French, German and Swedish are languages of which he understands the basics.

When not working on one project or another, Ward likes to play Factorio, Cities Skylines, Prisoner Architect or Rocket League, volunteer at a youth movement and talk about himself in the third person.

Interests

  • Networking
  • System Programming
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Engineering

Education

  • Economics-Mathematics, 2010-2016

    Wico Campus Salvator

  • Bachelor Computer Science, 2016-2019

    Hasselt University (Belgium)

  • Master Computer Science, 2019-now

    Hasselt University (Belgium)

Skills

Rust

My favourite language

C++

Besides errors, it’s okay

Kotlin

Way better than Java

Vue.js

A minimal Frontend framework

Python

Experience with Django

Inkscape, GIMP, Kdenlive

Basic knowledge

Projects

EAR

Editicalu ArchLinux Repository

SP_ATIE

Administration tool for Speelpleinwerkingen (youth movements)

NordSelect

CLI tool to select a server of NordVPN

Blog