Freddy Limpens

French 37 years old engineer and data scientist


I'm an engineer and data scientist providing consulting, teaching, and complete realizations in web applications, linked data, e-learning, and digital fabrication.


10.2017 - 12.2018 University of Bologna, Italy Researcher and engineer, SCAR project; Development of a solution for analysing citations data within scientific litterature mixing machine learning, NLP, and Semantic Web. Project in collaboration with Elsevier B.V (Amsterdam).

01.2017 - 09.2017 Consultant; Web solution design and modeling for digital fabrication in collaboration with

09.2015 - 12.2016 Université de Lille : Architect and Developer of automated solutions for multi-channel publishing (Web, Moodle, OpenEDX) of the mooc Culture Numérique.

11.2013 - 09.2015 Fuzzy Frequency, Digital art and web agency : Associated partner & full-stack developper for collaborative web applications (e.g file sharing app, projects sharing platform Makerscience), and webdocs and installations (e.g. Worldbrain).

12.2012 - 10.2013 Imagination for People : Technical coordinator and developper for the collaborative platform Imagination for People dedicated to the discovery and sharing of social projects.

01.2011 - 02.2012 Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, EPFL : Postdoc researcher in the REACT team, Modelling and collaborative software prototyping in the European Project ROLE focused on agile and responsive digital learning environments.

09.2007 - 10.2010 Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et Automatique, INRIA : Phd in the Wimmics team working on social tagging data analysis, Linked Data-based structuring, and Web services developpement. Thesis on Multi-points of view semantic enrichment of folksonomies (slides)

09.2004-02.2005 Fluydin France :Internship in a consultancy and software modeling company in fluid dynamics and acoustic area. Enhancement of algorithms for modelling noise propagation on long distance.

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2007 - 2010 Université Nice Sophia Antipolis Computer Science PhD, Multi-point of view collaborative structuring of folksnomies (supervisors: Fabien Gandon and Michel Buffa)

2005 - 2007 Chalmers University of Technology MSc Applied Information Technology, specialized in Digital Arts and Interactive systems

2000 - 2005 Université de Technologie de Compiègne UTC Engineer Degree in Mechanics, specialized in Acoustics and Modelling

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