Dr Hinoul is a world-class physicist, educator, researcher, innovator and entrepreneur. He is a top consultant and has worked in technology parks in many countries. He currently serves as the Business Development Manager for the ‘Knowledge Economy Region of Leuven’ based at the headquarters of KU Leuven Research and Development [LRD]. KU LRD actively promotes and supports the transfer of knowledge and technology between university and university colleges on the one hand and industry and the economy on the other hand.