Research group at imec & Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Jonne Van Belle


Personal Description

Jonne is a researcher at imec-SMIT-VUB dividing her time over research projects in the Data, Privacy and Empowerment Unit and the Knowledge Center Data & Society. With her background in design and human-technology relations, she is interested in understanding the social impact of technologies and how this can be improved using design and communication. In her projects she likes to combine ideas from human-centered design, social science and philosophy of technology to find ways to create responsible (design of) technologies.

She graduated in 2019 as an industrial design engineer with a specialization in human-technology relations. Within SMIT she works on different projects related to smart cities, data privacy and artificial intelligence and translates these insights to society as part of the Knowledge Center.