Transport & Mobility Technology Club: A coffee with... Michael Van de Velde (Pozyx) Pozyx provides solutions based on ultra-wideband technology to, among others, the automotive industry, some to optimize the logistic processes in the assembly halls, others to add new functionalities to the vehicles themselves. Curiously, Agoria's Transport & Mobility Technology Club set up a video call with Michael Van de Velde, VP Sales and Strategic Business Development of the company. Watch the video here.
Coronavirus – Technology industry operating at 86% (Agoria) As reported by Agoria, the sector federation: since the restart in early May, work within the technology industry has further increased to 86% in June. It is expected to increase further to 90% over the next six months.
Reopening Europe’s External Borders: Recommendation of the European Council On 30 June 2020, the European Council issued a recommendation with a number of guidelines for the EU as a whole, making it possible for Member States to open their borders to travellers from outside Europe as of 1 July. Within this European framework, it is up to each Member State to decide when, under what conditions and from which countries travellers will be allowed in again.
Bart Steukers future CEO of Agoria Bart Steukers (58) is to be the new CEO of technology federation Agoria as of 1 April 2021. He will succeed Marc Lambotte, who will retire from Agoria at the age of 65. The board of directors already made this decision for a smooth transition in these difficult coronavirus times, Mr Lambotte said.
Transport & Mobility Technology Club: A coffee with... Will Butler and Piet Morisse Detroit, 'Motor City', is the epicenter of the American automobile industry. What opportunities are there for European suppliers and what approach is needed to get a foothold there? Ward Vleegen of our Transport & Mobility Technology Club brought a list of interesting questions to the table with Will Butler (Detroit Regional Partnership) and Piet Morisse (Flanders Investment & Trade). Watch the video here!