IndustryForum Smart Industries

Prepare your organization for the future! IndustryForum Smart Industries will be exploring smart solutions and intelligent technologies, including virtual reality and robotics, to optimize your industrial operations towards an optimal value chain. Explore the possibilities of digital industrial capabilities with inspiring speakers and visionary leaders, and share your solutions for a connected and efficient smart factory.

March 11 - 12, 2020

The Netherlands

Speakers & Chairman

Henk Coppens

VDL Bus & Coach B.V.

Peter Westerink

General Manager Digitalisation Downstream Manufacturing
Royal Dutch Shell

Confirmed Attendees

VMI Group
Vice President - Quality Environment Health & Safety
Océ Technologies B.V.
Director Procurement Processes, Systems & Compliancy
Hencon Holding B.V.
VDL Bus & Coach B.V.
Royal Dutch Shell
General Manager Digitalisation Downstream Manufacturing
Heineken N.V.
Digital Innovation Manager
The Themes

In Discussion

How to maintain a future proof industry now and in 15 years?

Future technologies - What awaits us?

Creating an intelligent organization - Translating big data into smart data

Global employer brand with local adaptions - how attract talent from different countries?

Previous Year


Digitizing the industry: being fit for the future
The end of the Value Chain and the start of the Value Network: Partnerships are key
The future of Smart Manufacturing: Robotics, 3D Printing and Digital Twin
From Reactive to Proactive: moving toward Predictive Maintenance through Analytics
The Battle for Talent: how to retain and attract talent?
Previous Year

Speakers & Chairman

Jan Post
Philips - Personal Health
Kim Liebregts
Tesla Nederland
Henk Gritter
Ministerie van Economische Zaken en Klimaat
Ger Janssen
Philips - Healthcare
Bayu Jayawardhana
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Mikko Eerola
Bering & Company