Events, press releases, issues and challenges of the technology industry, positions... Discover the latest news about Agoria and the Belgian technology industry!
09/07 Webinar: 'Smart Mobility - Innovative partnerships in Belgium and The Netherlands' This webinar, which takes place on Thursday 9 July from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, is the kick-off of Agoria's digital trade mission 'Smart Mobility' in collaboration with FME, RVO, the consult-general of Antwerp and NLinBusiness.
28/09 Seminar: 'GDPR Reloaded' The GDPR is a highly topical subject, now more than ever. Did you know, for instance, that the Data Protection Authority, which now has additional powers, has been stepping up its efforts since May 2019? All the more reason to attend our "GDPR Reloaded" seminar on. You will be given explanations on the sanctions and imposed responsibilities and you will be able to obtain expert advice from the Data Protection Authority itself, among others. Register here!
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... 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.
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.
Discover Valeo, Factory of the Future 2020 Valeo Vision Belgium is an automotive supplier specialized in CO2 emission reduction systems and automated driving. Since its first recognition as a Factory of the Future in 2017, the company has relentlessly worked to automate even more, and to stimulate collaboration between humans and machines. This is the main reason why it was able to renew its Factory of the Future title on June 19, 2020. Watch the video.
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.