Conference programme 17/05

17/05/2018 - Inspiration sessions

09.45: Welcome by your host Lisbeth Imbo

10.00 - 10.45: The future of aerospace and aeronautical with the Hyperloop

Tom Lambot

Speakers: Thomas Lambot, Aerospace Engineer, NASA Research Center | Lead Engineer & Co-Founder, rLoop Incorporated working on the SpaceX Hyperloop Top 50 Belgian Tech-Pioneers

Saskia Peters

Saskia Peters, Project Manager | Holland Innovative, rLoop

Saskia Peters is a Dutch Project Manager leading rLoop’s Smart Factory initiative. She has 3+ year of experience in managing new product development of high tech systems and advanced manufacturing processes.

In her day-to-day, she is a Project Manager for Holland Innovative, driving innovation from idea generation to market launch. As an expert on Industry 4.0,  she is pushing rLoop to the next step by developing rShop: a world-wide prototyping platform enabling anyone to make any innovation a reality by connecting the online engineering community with offline makers.



10.45 - 11.45: Whaf if, you don't invest in innovation, technology & people?

Eric Van Zele

A journey of perpetual renewal.

Make from innovation your company culture and let your organisation innovate from the needs of the market, not the technology.

"Change is the only constant in life"

Refuse to accept a status quo in your company and keep on innovating.
Eric Van Zele will tell you how you create a company culture like this.

Speaker: Eric Van Zele, Ex-CEO Barco, bestuurder Van de Wiele | Trends-manager van het jaar 2013

11.45 - 12.30: Technology at the edge of human

Servaas Bingé

Speakers: Servaas Bingé, Ploegdokter Wielerploeg Lotto Soudal

Bert Celis, Co-Founder, Flanders' Bike Valley

Wielrenner als ervaringsdeskundige (TBC)

Bert Celis

12.30 - 14.00: Free show visit