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ISE Project: Cross-Border Innovation Conference


Our cross-border conference will take place in Calais (free travel provided) and will focus on innovation and internationalisation.

How will we be doing business in the future and what will work actually look like?

This event will bring together companies from Kent, East & West Flanders, Hauts-de-France and the South West of the Netherlands to hear from inspirational speakers from the four different countries.

We are also partnering with the CITC’s ‘IOT Week’ in Hauts-de-France to include a section on the potential for Internet of Things technology in business.


12.00pm: Registration and Buffet
12.45pm: Welcome, Mayor of Calais & Jo James
1.00pm: Speaker: Roger Williams “Customers of the future”
1.30pm: Speaker: Adam Henderson “Workforce of the future”
2.00pm: Networking Opportunity
2.30pm: Speaker: Corentin Duplouy “IoT workplace of the future”
3.00pm: Speaker: Gerrie Smits “The need to innovate for the future”
3.40pm: Networking Opportunity
4.15pm: Keynote Dean Van Leeuwen “Doing Business in the future”
5.30pm: Networking, Wine and Snacks
7.00pm: Close

See further details here

Intended for: Companies from any sector from the ISE partner regions.


Venue: Ville de Calais, Town Hall

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