These links will give you more information about my activities:

Teaching:  and


   from a big data point of view:

   from a marketing point of view:

   from a text mining point of view:

   from a data mining point of view:

I am a member of the Department of Marketing

of Ghent University.


Welcome to

Dirk Van den Poel’s homepage

First Name: Dirk

Last Name: Van den Poel

Professor of Data Analytics/Big Data


Twitter: @dirkvandenpoel



      Big Data

       Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

       Data mining / Text mining


      Digital photography, film

      Stock-market trading

Some pictures

Dortmund, Germany

October 2006

Waikiki, Hawaii, USA

July 2005

Lake Louise, Canada

October 2003