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08 oktober 2019 - 10 oktober 2019

TCI 2019


The program of #TCI2019 – the leading global clusters event for government, business and academic leaders who are making unexpected connections for economic growth and shared prosperity, is already available now at the official site www.tci2019antwerp.org. Dozens of interesting discussions, designed to inspire, sharing new trends and practices by putting emphasis on changing clusters in changing environment, are going to take place in Antwerp, BE from October 8 to 10. See now the detailed agenda and get inspired!

We are also pleased to share with you the cluster tours that the participants in the event will be able to visit on Day 1. There are 12 cluster tours to choose from – among them Antwerp Smart City Tour, Social Economy Tour, Sport tour and others. Click here to check them all and register now for the event! Each cluster tour includes presentations, visits and matchmaking.

From 8 to 10 October 2019, Flanders – Belgium’s northern region – will be the undisputed place to be for government, business and academic players who believe in the innovative power of industry clusters.
Over the course of three inspiring days, the region will be your host for TCI Network’s 22nd annual global conference. Co-hosted by government agencies Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT) and Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VLAIO), this year’s edition of the world’s leading cluster conference dives into the theme of cluster changes in a shifting environment.
During the event, you’ll get the chance to:
  • learn from dozens of international experts, including keynotes from Richard Baldwin, Ulla Engelmann, Elvira Haezendonck and Christian Ketels, on #globalization, #trade, #clusterpolicy, #socialeconomy, #clusterstrategy, plus roundtables.
  • take part in interactive workshops with experienced cluster practitioners.
  • choose between 12 cluster tours through some of Flanders’ most thriving sectors – including chemicals, health, smart cities, food, air cargo, sports, sustainable materials and energy.
  • network with hundreds of government, business and academic representatives from around the globe. So far we have confirmed participation from FIT, VLAIO, Cluster Excellence Denmark, Food Innovation Australia, Business Metropole Ruhr, Orkestra, Business Upper Austria, Ecoplus Lower Austria, Chambers of Commerce of Bogota and Medellin-Colombia, SPRI Basque Country, ACCIÓ Catalonia, Region Auvergne Rhone Alpes, BOM Brabant, Min. of Economics Latvia, Min. of Finance Hungary, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, UNIDO and World Bank.
 Register today for TCI 2019 in Antwerp.
Check out the official website for more information about the conference program and accommodation options as well as a complete list of keynote speakers.


FMCCA | Elisabeth Center, Koningin Astridplein 20, Antwerp, Belgium
€650,00 - €850,00


FMCCA | Elisabeth Center
Koningin Astridplein 20
Antwerp, Belgium

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