Looking back to our 2016 edition...
We are ready!
A good breakfast to start the day.
On our way to the first keynotes.
Flanders Make chairman Urbain Vandeurzen on the future of the manufacturing industry in Flanders.
Flanders Make CEO Dirk Torfs discusses the new strategy of Flanders Make.
Paul Snauwaert (CNH) on the advantages of centralised products and production.
Sonia Van Ballaert (IBM) on digital disruption and what it means for the manufacturing industry.
After the opening speeches, there were 3 parallel sessions on system engineering, followed by concrete cases from companies.
Time for lunch!
There were live demonstrations to visit during lunch time.
Back to business! Marc Van Impe (Tesla) talked about disruptive innovation in his company.
Detlef Zühlke (IFS) shared his vision on Industry 4.0.
A full house!
Marc de Wind (Punch Powertrain) highlighted the human side of Industry 4.0 and how he prepared his team.
Again 3 parallel sessions on system engineering.
A welcome coffee break.
Ronnie Leten (Atlas Copco) sees a lot of potention: "Flanders can become the future Walhalla of the manufacturing industry."
We end the day with a walking dinner.