Benjamin is an entrepreneur and professor at Ghent University. He co-founded Mollom, a web spam filtering service acquired by Acquia, co-founded circuits.io, an online open hardware community, and at university he is running a research lab focused on machine learning and robotics. He studied computer science at the University of Antwerp and went on to get an engineering degree and a Ph.D. at Ghent University. On the few sunny days here in Belgium, Benjamin goes climbing or paragliding. He also has a keen interest in electronic music and all machines generating it. You can follow Ben on Twitter.