Sumaqua is an independent high-tech company focusing on water management and modelling. Sumaqua originates from the Hydraulics Section of the University of Leuven. We translate the latest scientific developments into pragmatic solutions for your business. The Sumaqua team has a solid research background and is continuously developing new modelling approaches and data analytics to tackle today's and tomorrow's water challenges. The team's result-driven spirit, scientific knowledge and their unique technology make Sumaqua your preferred contact to solve even the most challenging water problem.
Meet the team
Vincent is general manager and business developer of Sumaqua. Vincent holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from KU Leuven, and is specialized in urban and river modelling, data mining and artificial intelligence techniques to solve integrated water management challenges.
Patrick is full professor Water Engineering at KU Leuven, leading the Hydraulics Section, and specialized in urban and river hydrology and hydraulics. He is leading expert in numerical modelling and statistical analysis of hydrological extremes, floods, droughts, water availability, climate change impacts and climate adaptation solutions.
Cedric holds a MSc. degree in Bio-engineering and a MSc. degree in Water Resources Engineering. Cedric is our data-science and cloud computing expert.
Tim holds a MSc. degree in Bioscience Engineering. Tim is specialized in data mining, AI techniques and optimization.
Pieter holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from KU Leuven. Pieter is our expert in hydraulic and hydrological modelling.
Victor holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from KU Leuven, and is specialized in GIS analyses, Big Data systems, risk analyses and climate change.
Kato holds a MSc. degree in Civil Engineering from KU Leuven. Kato is specialized in climate adaptation planning and policy support towards a more sustainable environment.
NINON VANDEN HAUTE
Ninon holds a MSc. degree in Bioengineering Sciences from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Ninon is specialized in climate adaptation planning, water resources modelling and policy support.
JORN VAN DE VELDE
Jorn holds a MSc. degree in Bioengineering Sciences from the UGent, and is finishing his PhD on "Stochastic modelling of future extreme discharges as a tool for water resource management'. Jorn is specialized in data analytics, climate change and stochastic modelling.
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Sluisstraat 79 b3.01
3000 Leuven, Belgium
+32 474 422 003 (Vincent)