A sustainable future is a smart digital one. The use of data and digital technology delivers results that are relevant and meaningful to industry and society. It deals with increased digital connectivity, big data platforms, smart logistics, smart mobility, sensors and the internet of things.
Reason to join:
During the digital IT/Security Tour we will get you acquainted with the campuses where talent gathers, business develops and innovations happens. The Metropolitan Region Rotterdam The Hague (MRDH) is a hotbed for innovative entrepreneurs, who contribute to a sustainable, circular and digital city in the new economy. By organizing the digital IT/Security Tour we support entrepreneurs in upscaling their business by providing access to talent, markets and capital.
More information about the IT Tour can be seen on this video.
What will you gain?
Are you responsible for making innovation happen? Are you looking for business, talent, innovation and knowledge? Do you want to extend your network with interesting counterparts? Then join us.
You will also learn how regional and local governments plan to retrain 5,000 residents to pursue a career in IT or Security.
15.00 - Opening and welcome
15.05-15.40 - Pitches from the several campuses
15.40-15.45 - Short break
15.45-16.30 - Break out sessions
The Dutch Innovation Park in Zoetermeer, next to The Hague, is the Dutch breeding ground for applied IT solutions in the field of cyber security, e-health, smart mobility and big data. This is where knowledge, research, capital, training, start-ups and renowned companies come together to build a better future.
More about Dutch Innovation Park Zoetermeer, click here.
IT Campus Rotterdam strengthens the connection between education and business in order to educate more and better IT talent and improve the position of Rotterdam for both talent and businesses.
More about IT Campus Rotterdam, click here.
The Dutch security cluster 'The Hague Security Delta' (HSD) is a network of businesses, governments and knowledge institutions that work together on innovative security solutions and knowledge development. In this network, security issues are discussed and knowledge is shared on cyber security, national and urban security, protection of critical infrastructures, and forensics.
More about HSD, click here.
The Hague Tech is a hub with a diverse and forward-thinking Community and a platform for innovation. The Hagye Tech offers a community, coworking, events & labs, international business and co-creation opportunities.
More about The Hague Tech, click here.
In March 2019 YES!Delft opened its second location in The Hague! The focus of this location is on the two key technologies of the digital society: Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain. Within our Digital Hub we, together with our partner The Municipality of The Hague, have the ambition to create a vibrant and strongly innovative ecosystem for tech startups who make an impact in these domains.
More about YES!Delft The Hague, click here.
Chris van Voorden - InnovationQuarter
Daphne Swart - IT Campus Rotterdam
Marijn Roelof - IT Campus Rotterdam
Bart Lamot - Dutch Innovation Park
Ankie Timmermans - Teleplan
Rick van der Kleij - Centre of Expertise Cyber Security at The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Dennie Bastiaan - Tellick
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