Thursday Gatherings

We have a weekly gathering every Thursday from 15:00-20:00 full of interesting programs – all in English. Feel free to drop by any time on any Thursday!


IoT in Oil and Gas

Thursday Gathering March 30th

16:00–18:00 Office Hours: Fred van Beuningen - Expert in Oil & Gas and Clean Tech - Clean Tech Delta
Meet Fred van Beuningen, Director of Clean Tech Delta! Fred has had an executive role at Royal Dutch Shell, Is managing partner of the Chrysalix Robovalley Venture Capital Fund and is director of the Clean Tech Cluster of Rotterdam: Clean Tech Delta

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.

17:00–18:00 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.

18:00–19:00 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.

18:00–19:00 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

18:00–19:00 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.

These are the confirmed events so far. Changes to the program may occur.

April 6th

Thursday Gathering April 6th

16:15–19:30 Side Event: KPN Startup Evening Q2 2017 (pre-registration required)
KPN Startup Evening Q2 2017 will be held at Venture Café Rotterdam. Jan-Kees de Jager (CFO) and the teams of KPN New Business and KPN Ventures would like to welcome you to network with KPN’s startup ecosystem. Get you tickets via Eventbrite.

17:00–17:45 Break Out: ConnectechNL Masterclass Series: Privacy and app development - ConnectechNL
We will address the Algemene Verordening Gegevensbescherming (AVG) and which requirements for privacy protection this new legislation entails. They also establish the connection to the practice of designing and offering services and apps.

17:00–18:00 Break Out: How can we make youthcare unnecessary? Radical innovation by Garage2020
Be the first to hear innovative ideas for youthcare, be inspired and join the discussion! Together we can make youthcare unnecessary by 2020!

18:00–18:45 Break Out: ConnectechNL Masterclass Series: Privacy and AVG - ConnectechNL
Diederik The of the Privacy Company will go into Algemene Verordening Gegevensbescherming (AVG) and identify new requirements contained therein. Then we make the link to what that means for your daily practice.

19:00–19:30 Break Out: ConnectechNL Masterclass Series: Data breaches: something to announce? - ConnectechNL
Friederike van der Jagt of Avast Data breaches: Today they will tell you more about 'data leaks'. Municipalities, courts, LinkedIn, Yahoo are confronted with this. What should you do if there is a data breach in your organization?

These are the confirmed events so far. Changes to the program may occur.


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