Jul 16, 2020
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM (Asia/Kolkata)
AIC-Pinnacle in Partnership with Flanders Investment & Trade, presents a webinar on,
"Opportunities & Collaboration for Startups in Flanders, Belgium "
Flanders Investment & Trade is the official government agency of Government of Flanders, Belgium, supporting home-based companies doing business abroad and foreign companies looking to set up or expand operations in Flanders, the northern region of Belgium.
About the Moderator
Filippe DE POTTER
Deputy Director Inward Investment
Flanders Investment & Trade
Filippe De Potter graduated from EHSAL-HUB (a member of the Leuven University Association) with a master degree in international business management. He attended the Brussels business School ICHEC, where he read political sciences. For over a decade he’s is been involved in advising Indian companies with their expansion in Europe and with their investments in Flanders.
New Business & Innovation - Business & Development
Erik's career spans over 25 years in General Management, Corporate Development, Product Development, Business Operations, Strategy and Team Coaching in Entertainment and Telecom with highly recognized brands like imec, BASE, Telenet, EMI, PolyGram.
imec.istart is the first investor and supporting partner to scale a tech startup and is recognized as the no.1 university-linked accelerator in Europe by UBI Global.
The imec.istart business acceleration program supports entrepreneurs during the early development phase of their tech start-up. This incubation takes a minimum of 12 months and is meant to assess the feasibility of the business proof-of-concept, prepare the (commercial) launch of the first product(s) and establish the start-up to drive this commercialization together with the imec.istart corporate partners.
Catherine VAN EECKHAUTE
International Relations Manager
Startups.be / Scale-ups.eu
In more than 20 years of working in different environments, she has gained expertise in strategic planning, business development, sales and channel management, programme/ project development and implementation and operations. She has devoted the majority of her career to the intersection of technology and the public and nonprofit sectors.
Startups.be/Scale-ups.eu is the one-stop-shop for Belgian tech entrepreneurs with a global ambition.
Project Manager Data Architecture & Deputy Director Inward Investment
Co-founded EntryTicket.be a partner in ticketing needs, and cvscan.eu that helps improve the efficiency and experience of job fairs. He has also worked at startups such as Move24 Group GmbH an organization that strives to be the biggest player in the global moving industry, has just completed its Series B funding round and; worked as an e-commerce developer for the fashion retailer JBC. He has an MTech in Business & Information Systems Engineering from the University of Hasselt, Belgium.
Date: 16th July 2020
Time: 4:00 pm to 5:00pm
Webinar links will be shared once registration is received.