Agoria’s Young Professionals Network would like to invite you to its event: ‘CEOs meet Young PROs on sustainability’. Ever wondered what sustainability can mean for tech companies? Do you doubt whether sustainability can be a real driver for innovation and long-term profits? Come and join us, you will learn how top notch tech companies have integrated sustainability into their business model. Seven key note speakers will pitch their sustainability strategy to a critical public of young professionals. Get inspired!

Umicore, a Belgian world player, develops technologies and produces materials for high-quality solar cells, rechargeable batteries, LED-applications, catalysts, etc. Umicore refines and recycles precious metals from amongst others laptops, mobile phones & industrial products. At Umicore Hoboken 17 metals are recovered, including gold and silver. Register now and you’ll have the change to follow a brand new virtual tour including a beautiful view on the activities in Hoboken.... A once in a lifetime opportunity!


Option 1 – Full package (40 seats, limited)

  • Welcome drink: 15u30 – 16u
  • Virtual factory tour: 16u-17u
  • Speakers: 17u- 19u45
  • Networking event: 19u45-22u

Option 2 – Speak and eat package

  • Welcome drink: 16u30-17u
  • Speakers: 17u- 19u45
  • Networking event: 19u45-22u

Seven key note speakers  will share their insights on how both large companies such as Barco, Umicore, Telenet and smaller companies such as ETAP and Mirion Technologies are translating sustainability into their corporate business strategy and launching concrete sustainable projects.

Participating speakers:

  • Christ’l Joris, President, ETAP
  • Marijke Keters, CEO Mirion Technologies
  • Ineke Rampaert, Director Corporate Affairs, Telenet
  • Wouter Ghyoot, Group Director Sustainable Value Chain, Umicore
  • David Jacobs, Vice President & Managing Director EMEIA, Baltimore Aircoil
  • Marc De Baere, Managing Director, Panasonic Energy Belgium

Following the pitches, Agoria invites you to a networking event where you will get to know our speakers and Agoria Young professionals, all while enjoying a walking dinner and drinks.   

Have we triggered your attention? Hurry up: the seats are limited. Register here!


Thursday 24 October 2019, 17:00 - 21:00


Umicore Hoboken
Adolf Greinerstraat 14,
2660 Antwerpen



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Free of charge. Max. 75 participants.

Registrations for this event are closed.