Monday 22 May 2017
Globalisation was at the heart of Agoria’s corporate event last Wednesday at BluePoint. Renowned entrepreneurs, experts and politicians shared their vision on three essential themes: free trade agreements, migration flows and climate change. It was a debate that left no one indifferent.
Wednesday 10 May 2017
With a fine example of technology, Dreamwall, a member company of Agoria from Marcinelle, brought the results of the first and second rounds of the French presidential elections to the screen of France Télévisions, the French national public broadcaster.
Wednesday 8 March 2017
Most of the time, nuts are screwed on bolts in a predefined tightening sequence. This is the standard procedure, which ensures that components are securely and durably screwed together. Such standardized procedures also implemented in industry. For example, in the case of Zedelgem-based farm machinery manufacturer CNH Industrial, engine covers are screwed.
Wednesday 22 February 2017
Julien De Smedt is undoubtedly one of the most talented Belgian architects of his generation. We met him during a gathering of several companies members of the Building & Urban Technology Club. From the discussion, we noted five underlying principles guiding his work.
Wednesday 15 February 2017
On Friday, February 3rd, the Agoria Energy Technology Club, in collaboration with the Federal Public Service Economy, organised the 3rd edition of the World Energy Outlook. Dr. Fatih Birol, executive director of the International Energy Agency, presented, in his own passionate style, an overview of the main trends in the energy market. What is our take-away from his speech?
“Why we adopted Industry 4.0? To stay ahead the coming 10 years as an independent family owned manufacturing company!”
Thursday 9 February 2017
January 23rd & 24th Agoria and Sirris invited a group of 12 industry professionals, amongst which 6 Belgian Factories of the Future, for a visit to two SEW Eurodrive factories that serve as an international Industry 4.0 benchmark.
Friday 3 February 2017
During the third edition of the Factories of the Future Awards awards were granted to Daikin from Ostend, Nuscience from Drongen, Rousselot from Ghent, Valeo from Ghislenghien and Veranneman Technical Textiles from Ardooie. All are now holders of the title Factory of the Future, a prestigious label they can keep for three years.