European conference Creating a smart Europe

26 Jan 2016

The Netherlands is proud to be the host of the fourth European Conference Industrial Technologies 2016. The conference is organised as an associated event of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Industrial Technologies 2016 is the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitalisation in Europe. Over 1.250 high level delegates are expected.

Creating a Smart Europe

The three day conference, which will be held June 22–24 in the RAI Conference Centre in Amsterdam, brings together research, industry, education, finance and policy from manufacturing and process industry and technology domains from all over Europe to identify priorities that are crucial to strengthen the European industrial innovation ecosystem: A Smart Europe. The conference offers a wide variety of plenary and interactive sessions. Inspiring keynote speakers, case studies and eye-opening site visits will amaze visitors with ground-breaking innovations. The conference and in specific the matchmaking programme and the pitches offer numerous opportunities to get in contact with new business partners. The complete and detailed programme will be announced on the website


The international conference Industrial Technologies 2016 – Creating a Smart Europe is organised as an associated event of the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The conference is organised by key representatives from the Dutch industrial innovation ecosystem: Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), Ministry of Economic Affairs / Manufacturing Industries – FME / The high tech industry and related research– Topsector HTSM and TNO / Digitalisation of the industry – The Dutch Smart Industry Initiative / Process industries – ISPT and the Topsectors Energy and Chemicals / Applied Nanotechnologies – NanoNextNL /Advanced Materials – M2i.

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  • innovation policy and strategy
  • monitoring
  • evaluation and impact assessment

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