Thomas Van Durme is a computer science/aerospace engineer, entrepreneur and founder of ThinkNexT. Thomas has a master in engineering specialised in Computer Sciences, Artificial Intelligence and Electronics as well as a master in Space Technology and Applications. Following graduation, Thomas started working at the European Space Agency (ESA) on architecture and design of mission control systems.
In 2011 Thomas co-founded ThinkNexT. ThinkNexT specializes in software and IoT applications focussed on high user and data volumes that operate in critical environments. Within ThinkNexT Thomas is responsible for architectural design, new technologies and development. Over the past years ThinkNexT carried out projects in the field of utilities, aviation and healthcare. Among others, their clients include Eneco Belgium, the University of Maastricht and the U.S. Air Force.