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Ivo Balbaert is currently Lecturer (web) Programming and Databases at CVO Antwerpen, a community college in Belgium. He received a Ph.D. in Applied Physics from the University of Antwerp in 1986. He worked for 20 years in the software industry as a developer and consultant in several companies, and for 10 years as project manager at the University Hospital of Antwerp. From 2000 onwards he switched to partly teaching and partly developing software (KHM Mechelen, CVO Antwerp).
Ivo also wrote an introductory book in Dutch about developing in Ruby and Rails: Programmeren met Ruby en Rails, Van Duuren Media.
In 2012 he authored a book on the Go programming language: The Way to Go. He wrote the first edition of Learning Dart in 2013 in collaboration with Dzenan Ridzanovic. His other work for Packt includes: Dart Cookbook (2013), Getting started with Julia (2014) and Rust Essentials (2015).