Extracurricular Activities

Axel Faes
PhD Fellow
axel.faes[at]gmail.com
axel.faes[at]kuleuven.be

DjangoGirls coach of KU Leuven

Leuven, Belgium
Mar. 2018 - Current

We inspire women to fall in love with programming.
Django Girls organize free Python and Django workshops, create open sourced online tutorials and curate amazing first experiences with technology.

Student Representative of KU Leuven

Leuven, Belgium
Sep. 2017 - Current

POC of Master Computer Science Engineering
POC of Advanced Master Artificial Intelligence
Member of Departmental council of Computer Science
Member of Department board of Computer Science
Member of Faculty council of Engineering Science

Coach of CoderDojo Belgium

Uasselt, PXL
Sep. 2014 - Current

Teach children how to program utilising Scratch, Python, Minecraft and Lego mindstorm.

Member of Student Council

UHasselt
Aug. 2015 - Aug. 2016

Member of Board of Education
Member of Faculty Council
Member of Board of Student Facilities
Member of Diversity Commission
Temporary representative in VVS (Vlaamse Vereniging van Studenten vzw)

Member of Student Council

UHasselt
Mar. 2015 - Aug. 2015

Member of Board of Education
Member of Faculty Council
Member of Board of Student Facilities

Student Representative of UHAsselt

Hasselt, Belgium
Sep. 2013 - Jul. 2016

Representing students interests in a Computer Science education context.
This meant discussing with the university in order to improve teaching, learning, assessment and academic services.
Representing Computer Science education for high school students