WIM DE WAELE
Wim De Waele is General Manager at The Beacon (www.thebeacon.eu) , an Antwerp based organization focused on internet of things and artificial intelligence. He was named one of the 100 leaders of top tech accelerators based on his previous work at Minds, the main Belgian IT research institute and incubator. Building on his experience in growing software companies both in US and Europe, he now sits on the board of several start-ups and is an active angel investor.
TACKLING THE MAJOR CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN OUR CITIES TOGETHER
The Beacon is an Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence community that brings tech entrepreneurs, corporates and researchers together. The Beacon, innovation for the industry, logistics and smart cities. In this talk we will focus on the necessary conditions for successful collaborative innovation in this space and the way we are stimulating an ecosystem approach to solve the challenges in front of usSMART CITIES
10:30 – 11:00