Industrial Technologies

The Netherlands is proud to be the host of the European Conference Industrial Technologies 2016 which is held June 22–24 in the RAI Conference Centre in Amsterdam. 


Industrial Technologies 2016 is the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitalisation in Europe. More than 1.250 high level delegates are expected. 


Creating a Smart Europe
The three day conference 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.


Reasons to attend

  • Inspiring keynotes and eye-opening site visits
  • Interaction to identify priorities for the policy agenda
  • Networking with European players in research, industry, finance and policy


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The conference on social media:

Twitter: @IndTech16

Facebook: Industrial Technologies 2016


High-tech lounge and conference themes

During the three-day conference you can attend lectures, praticipate in workshops and listen to inspiring keynotes on key technologies and sectors that are crucial in revolutionising European industry. See track 'Revolution by technology and innovation'. Other themes are Conditions for Creating impact, Fostering smart & sustainable growth, New collaborations, Fostering digital industrial innovation in Europe and there is also a Policy Track.


Holland High Tech is present with a Holland High Tech lounge, where you can meet and network. 



Presentations can be found here:


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 / Digitisation 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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