Monday 2 January 2017
On November 22, Agoria participated to the Hub conference in Berlin, organised by our german sister organisation BitKom. Over 180 speakers discussed the challenges of digitisation, presenting innovative business ideas and demonstrating possible applications of new technologies.
Thursday 22 December 2016
Wednesday 21 December 2016
On 20 December, Sirris expert Omar Mohout brought together more than 60 companies of the "€ 1M Club", a select group of Belgian technology companies that raised at least € 1M in venture capital recently, for a breakfast meeting in Ghent in the context of the Scaleup.Vlaanderen project.
Wednesday 9 November 2016
Monday 7 November 2016
In the words of Flemish poet Alice Nahon, we should look into our own heart before we go to sleep. And the feedback you give us every year is undoubtedly the best opportunity for us to put this maxim into practice. Let me reveal to you... the results of our second extensive member satisfaction survey!
Wednesday 12 October 2016
In a collaboration with researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions (AMS Institute) has started the world’s first major research program on autonomous floating vessels in metropolitan areas.
Thursday 6 October 2016
This year, the technology industry in Belgium will create 3,000 new jobs, which is twice as many as expected. Also in 2017, more new jobs will be created, says technology federation Agoria. “The government measures to rein in the costs of labour is paying off,” says Marc Lambotte, CEO of Agoria. “For the first time since 2008 our market shares are recovering within EU business and our export has hit a record level, showing that Belgian products and services are gradually becoming more competitive.”
Tuesday 4 October 2016
The FPS Mobility and Transport has recently accredited Value Engineers for its electronic waybill (e-CMR), for the Belgian market. Value Engineers was given this recognition with the support of our member company Suivo Telematics and as the one of the first companies in Belgium.