Wim Boydens is a MSc graduate in building construction engineering (1990) from the university of Leuven (KU Leuven) and currently CSTO & co-owner of boydens engineering (BOY) (since 1994).
He is visiting Professor in the field of technical installations design in buildings at Ghent university since 1999 (approx. 70 bachelor and 45 master students in architectural engineering yearly). He has been supervisor and/or jury-member of several master - and PhD thesis defences. Main focus of subjects in these are heat pump and GEOTABS related. He is board member of IBPSA NVL and the Heat Pump Platform Flanders. BOY is also founding member of ESP (energy saving pioneers).
He has been keynote speaker in several conferences for engineers and decision makers in industry. He is member of the advisory board of several educational programs in Flemish universities (university Antwerp, KU Leuven) and product development and future outlook panels of some big industries and joint initiatives in Europe. In the boydens engineering practice he has been part of all the departments during his career of 25 years and actually is leading the conceptual and innovative input in projects. Wim Boydens is also involved in national and international research programs supporting the company’s priority of integrating new research, innovations and necessary follow-ups for boydens engineering projects.