brings together companies engaged in the design, manufacturing, import, sale, installation and/or supply of services, products, systems or solutions for the construction and equipment of residential and non-residential buildings.
Event 25/09/2020 Webinar: Export support and starter package for internationalization International trade has been hit hard in recent months as a result of the corona crisis. On 5 June 2020, the Flemish government decided, within the framework of the FIT Corona Exit plan, to allocate 3 million euros to FIT for additional support measures for Flemish exporters, in the form of Special Export Support and Starter Packages Internationalisation. This webinar will give you more information about these support packages. Register quickly!
Event 29/09/2020 Healthtech sharing experience session: public procurement and tenders How do you handle public procurement within a hospital environment? This question will be central in our upcoming Healthtech Sharing Experience Session. With presentations from our own specialists and experts from the field, this will be both an interactive and informative session.
01/10 Will 2020 be the year to boost the digitization of your business? Today, digitization is the first requirement to grow into an agile company and to develop new business opportunities. Ever more industrial companies too are discovering the benefits of digital transformation. But how does one translate that largely untapped potential to his/her own company? And who can help you with that challenge? Agoria's Digital Connect Week brings together all companies that either want to use digital technology more effectively or that else have a digital offering. Register now and make sure to claim your spot!
Transport & Mobility Technology Club: A coffee with... Arne Casteleyn (Quad Industries) Quad Industries is a family business specialising in the development and manufacture of flexible printed electronics. Arne Casteleyn, managing director, explains the market opportunities for this technology in the automotive industry. He also shares with us his vision and experience of working with these giants of the automotive industry.
Transformation Eco-factory: A sustainability vision often delivers just as much innovation as sustainability Agoria advises and guides companies in their transformation into the factory of the future. This series of articles will help you to gain a better understanding of each of the 7 transformation domains that play a crucial role. One of the increasingly more important transformations is the 'Eco-factory'. In this article we delve deeper into the themes of sustainability vision and ecosystem approach.
The three stages of the digital transformation journey At this year’s Digital Connect Week organized by Agoria, the keynote speech will be delivered by associate Professor of Innovation at ESADE Business School and Director of the Institute for Innovation and Knowledge Management (Spain), Prof. Dr. Ivanka Visnjic. As an expert in business model innovation for manufacturing companies, Ivanka Visnjic will focus on the key success factors of digital innovation: “True technological innovation is impossible without transforming the business model.”
- Business development: Building, Contracting & Technical Services Industries uses the construction barometer to keep member companies informed of economic developments in the building sector. How many applications for building permits? How many building projects were actually completed? Which major projects are in the pipeline? The business community helps members promote their solutions for the 'buildings of tomorrow' among specifiers (architects, engineering offices, etc.).
- Knowledge sharing and organisation of network activities on specific themes such as fire protection and energy performance. Organisation of contacts with the different actors on the market: Public Buildings Administration of the three regions, testing agencies, FireForum, engineering offices, architects, etc.
- During workshops and using its communication channels, the business community informs its members of developments in standards and regulations applying to, for example, electric installations, ventilation or fire protection.