Bart Van Besien studied at the Catholic University of Leuven (K.U.L.), the University of Barcelona (U.B.) and the Institute for European Studies (I.E.E.) of the Free University of Brussels (U.L.B.). He holds a master’s degree in Belgian law, a master’s degree in contemporary history and an LL.M. in European law. He worked as a lawyer in Belgium and as a corporate counsel in Ireland and has specialised in intellectual property law and information law. He is currently working on the MEDIADEM project, a research program funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union, and is writing his PhD thesis in the field of information law and media law.
Email : bvbesien chez ulb.ac.be
tel : +32 2 650 45 55