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Ivo Balbaert is currently a lecturer in web programming and databases at CVO Antwerpen (http://www.cvoantwerpen.be), a community college in Belgium. He received a PhD in applied physics from the University of Antwerp in 1986. He worked for 20 years in the software industry as a developer and consultant at several companies, and for 10 years as a project manager at the University Hospital of Antwerp. From 2000 onwards, he switched to partly teaching and partly developing software (KHM Mechelen, CVO Antwerp).
He has written an introductory book in Dutch about developing in Ruby on Rails, titled Programmeren met Ruby en Rails, Van Duuren Media. In 2012, he authored a book on the Go programming language, titled The Way To Go, IUniverse. Last year, in collaboration with Dzenan Ridzanovic, he wrote Learning Dart, also published by Packt.