Symposium 2019

The future of manufacturing

26 November 2019 - Antwerp Expo


On Tuesday 26 November we organise our yearly Symposium. Location this year will be Antwerp Expo. During this inspiring day, several keynote speakers will give their view on trends that will define the future of manufacturing.

Our Symposium is a great networking event to meet CEOs, CTOs and R&D managers of small and large enterprises. During the networking moments you can visit different live demonstrations and join a demo tour.

NEW for Symposium 2019

  • An exhibition floor where we, next to the Flanders Make demos, offer a limited number of booths to companies to demonstrate their latest innovative top technology. 
  • The exhibition floor is open for visit throughout the entire day, allowing you to visit all booths and demos as you please. During lunch we organise guided demotours. You can confirm your participation on these tours when registering.

Featured sessions


Building the data-driven manufacturing enterprise for the future

This session explores the current situation of manufacturing companies and shows the potential of Industry 4.0 and Digitalization. It is highly practical for the audience due to the presentation of proven methods and many examples.

SpeakerChristian Hocken

Competences in the digital era

The labour market faces huge challenges, fuelled by digitisation and robotisation, as well as greying, climate change and migration. These challenges require employees to acquire new skills. What are 21st century skills? How to invest in them? How to use them in a cobotised environment?

SpeakerFons Leroy


Register now!

Join us on November 26 and attend
the biggest event about the future of the manufacturing industry.

Register now