Thursday Gathering March 30th
16:00–19:00 Kick Off And Info Table: Welcome and introduction IRO - IRO (on invitation of Aegex Technologies)
The introduction is meant to welcome a new IRO member, Aegex Technologies, and gives a short overview of the current state of the Oil, Gas and Offshore Renewable industry and how the Internet of Things can bring added value to the industry.
16:00–19:00 Info Table: Rotterdam Economic Development Agency - Rotterdam Partners
Info on Rotterdam Partners, setting up an office and getting your business started.
16:00–19:00 Info Table: Investing and Expanding in the WestHolland region - WestHolland Foreign Investment Agency (WFIA)
The WestHolland Foreign Investment Agency (WFIA) is a government funded organization specialized in economic development, investment promotion and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) within the WestHolland region.
16:30–17:00 Break Out: Maximize your Venture Cafe experience - Katja Berkhout, Executive Director
During this short break out, we will maximize your Venture Cafe experience, with short introductions and new connections!
17:00–17:45 Break Out: Digitising Oil & Gas Processes - TAAP
TAAP will provide a overview of how our product suite allows businesses such as Oil and Gas to become an agile enterprise, transforming paper processes to a digital equivalent in hours, enabling organisations to make better informed decisions.
17:00–17:45 Break Out: Disrupting the pipeline inspection industry with golf ball sized sensors - Ingu Solutions - Ingu Solutions
Cost-effective golf ball sized sensors and advanced data analytics change the pipeline inspection market, improving preventive maintenance.
17:30–18:30 Break Out: The Intelligent Era of Location - Localyse (Google Maps partner)
What do self-driving cars, drones and the internet of things have in common? They all rely heavily on location data in order to function and operate. Join this exciting break-out session to get an update on the latest developments in location intelligence.
17:45–18:30 Break Out: Are you ready to disrupt the port? - PortXL
Find out more about innovation and opportunities in ports, maritime and oil&gas sector, and learn about startups and companies like Van Oord and Vopak in this session by PortXL: an accelerator in ports and the oil&gas sector that facilitates startups and corporates to innovate.
17:45–18:30 Break Out: Building The Next Generation of Digital Transformation for the Oil & Gas Industry - IBM Watson Internet of Things
During this break out, Aegex and IBM will provide you with an insight on Aegex connected sensors and devices integrate with IBM Enterprise solutions to enable customers to support and delivery their business transformation.
18:30–19:15 Break Out: Mobility and IoT for Hazardous Locations in Oil & Gas - Aegex
Many employees in oil & gas operations do not have access to cloud computing because of strict regulations. IoT could be improved in these locations by introducing devices that connect people and machines
18:30–19:15 Break Out: Bringing Big Data To Life - SKIM
Big Data is everywhere, but how do you put it to good use? Learn how SKIM helps clients create personalized marketing messages.
These are the confirmed events so far. Changes to the program may occur.