Rik Bauwens is the Lead Developer at VRT Innovation. He obtained his MSc in Applied Engineering (Computer Science) in 2011. Rik is passionate about innovation in web technologies, new media and VR. In 2014, he joined VRT Innovation. He worked on the ICoSOLE project, where he researched ways of enriching live experiences, as well as the ImmersiaTV project, where he explored the very beginning of the already fascinating VR world. He specialised in tackling interactive user-generated content contribution during the MOS2S and MARCONI project. Currently, he leads the prototype team of VRT Innovation.