1 February 2018 / Schaarbeek, Belgium
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1 February 2018
Schaarbeek, Belgium
Connect with Energy: Business Development Forum

13:30 - 13:40  Welcome (Pieter-Jan Provoost, director Agoria Markets)

13:40 - 14:00  Energy Market Update (Frank Vandermarliere, Head Energy Agoria) 

14:00 - 14:20  Geothermal energy and heat networks in Flanders: challenges and opportunities for the future (David Lagrou, Project Leader, VITO)

14:20 - 14:40  Digital Operations, the remaining lever to achieve substantial benefits for the Energy sector (Pierre Lorquet, Executive Vice-President, Managing director Capgemini Belux)

14:40 - 15:00  Energy Transition in the Port of Antwerp (Didier Van Osselaer, Energy&Chemicals, Manager Energy Development, Port of Antwerp)

15:00 - 15:30  Break and Matchmaking

15:30 - 15:50  Grid investment opportunities in preparing the energy transition (Ilse Tant, Chief Officer Public Acceptance, Elia)

15:50 - 16:10  Business potential of hydrogen mobility and storage (Adwin Martens, General Manager, WaterstofNet)

16:10 - 16:30  Business opportunities through decentral flexibility and demand side management (James Matthys-Donnadieu, Market Development, Elia)

16:30 - 17:00  Pitchings StartUps & ScaleUps

  • Magnax: Direct drive axial flux motors and generators, by Daan Moreels, Co-Founder
  • Energis: Innovative platform for Energy efficiency projects, smart cities solutions, e-mobility applications, by Marc De Mey, Business Development Director
  • N-Side: Optimizing of decisions with advanced analytics, by Olivier Devolder, Head of Energy Group
  • AIRobot: Drone performance equipment, by Jan Leyssens, Managing Director - Sales & Business Development
  • Opinum: supports the energy transition with a platform letting energy and environmental actors leverage their data, by Loïc Bar, CEO

17:00 - 18:30  Networking drink, matchmaking, visit exhibits


Closed since 31 January 2018


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Schaarbeek, Belgium

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