Ben Van Alboom
November 15, 8:30am - 10:30am CET. Hosted at Co.Station Gent
part of a series on Lost
About the speaker
Over the past twenty years, Ben Van Alboom has been working as a journalist for national media outlets like De Standaard, Knack, Humo, Vice, Klara, Radio 1 and De Morgen, for which he also served as cultural editor-in-chief. All the while, he hosted Switch on Studio Brussel, kickstarted Red Bull Elektropedia and its annual awards, ran the photo gallery A&Gallery and organised much talked about exhibitions, threw the odd party every now and then, and worked as marketing manager for Visit Flanders in New York. He is now a communication adviser for a wide variety of clients – from jazz and film festivals to energy drinks and tourist offices.
Co.Station — Venue Partner
🚀 Co.Station is an inspiring and innovating workplace helping entrepreneurs to grow their business and companies to innovate.
At Co.Station, they aim at connecting the talents of tomorrow!
ZwartOpWit — Printing Partner
🖨 ZwartOpWit is a Belgian online printer with a huge range of high quality printed products made with care.
We love the prints they make for us!
Fully — Supporting Partner
💼 Fully is about changing the way you feel at work and beyond.
Our desks, chairs, and tools for the active office are designed to keep you moving, your energy flowing, and your mind and body in a happy balance.
De Kantine — Venue Partner
🥗 De Kantine, located across the street from Dampoort Train Station, offers fast, fresh and healthy meal alternatives in which flavour and authenticity are central.
Bagels, salads, pasta and more are also available for take-away, delivery, catering and events.
ABOUT THE TALK
Being lost is generally perceived as a bad thing when, in fact, this is precisely what you need to be looking for, argues Ben Van Alboom. That is, if you truly want to be creative.