UCL, Belgium (Coordinator)

Within UCL, ICTEAM (Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Electronics, and Applied Mathematics) is organized as three departments, Computing Science, Electrical Engineering, and Mathematical Engineering, and consists of more than 40 professors and 200 researchers. Inside ICTEAM, LightKone is hosted by the Programming Languages and Distributed Computing Research Group (PLDC) in the Computing Science Department. PLDC investigations include decentralized distributed systems, language support for distributed computing, and self management of complex systems. PLDC has pioneered a concepts-based approach for programming education and hosts two MOOCs on the edX platform.