Enabling Technologies

Connectivity, AI, Cloud, Assets tracking, Digital Twins.
Visit our pavilion and discover how Belgian exhibitors can help you empower your Smart City applications

Featured Exhibitors:

Delegate

Name : Tom Van Hecke
Job Title : CEO
Mobile : +32 474792580
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background:
Fairville is an IT company located in East Flanders that develops digital solutions to promote sustainable mobility, reduce waste consumption, boost the local economy, and reward neighbourhood care or mutual aid.

Range of Products or Solutions
City Rewards (local currency wallet-app)
Cirklo (Digital Local voucher system)
Buck-e (Bike rewarding platform)
MyWaste (Reduce waste by rewarding recycling or producing less waste then average)

 

 

Added Value / Unique Selling Point

10 years of experience in innovating digital products for the public sector (Cities & municipalities)
200 cities in Flanders are working with our solutions.
Endorse local Economy
Engage your Citizens
Reward good behaviour

Main References
City of Hasselt = CITY APP
City of Mechelen = CIRKLO DIGITAL LOCAL VOUCHER SYSTEM
Miwa (intermunicipal waste) = MYWASTE
City of GENK = BUCKE
Region of Flanders = Partner in enrolling city-apps for each city and municipality in Flanders

 

Product IMPACT
45.000.000€ spent with local vouchers
200 customers
25.000 merchants,
1.250.000 users,
400 ton CO2 REDUCED,
50 times biked around the world with 30.000 pupils in 500 schools

Delegate

Name : Nicolas Installé
Job Title : Executive Director
Mobile : +32 473 59 10 34
E-mail : [email protected]

Name : Julie Roger
Job Title : Operations Manager
Mobile : +32 491 56 77 00
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
FuturoCité is a public-private partnership who aims to support the Walloon territory in its digital transition to Smart Cities since 2013. FuturoCité is Smart Region Referent for Digital Wallonia since 2016.

Range of Products or Solutions
Our actions are diverse in the thematic of territorial data: support for Open Data policies, valorization of public interest data through hackathons and app for citizens (Wallonie en Poche), publication of Barometers, organization of seminars, trainings and data crowdsourcing.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
FuturoCité proposes an integrated approach on territorial data thematic to public sector, from raising awareness of key players to the valorization of data through the activation of public data policies such as Open Data.

Main References
FuturoCité works daily with the main Walloon Cities as well as many public and private actors to enhance the territory’s data

 

Certifications
Since 2016, FuturoCité has been the official Operational Referent of the Smart Region Digital Wallonia program

Delegate

Company Background :
The leading independent smart outdoor lighting solution provider worldwide, we propose infrastructure that plays a pivotal role in building Smart Cities and future communication networks.

Range of Products or Solutions:
We have a wide range of low-energy LED street lights to meet the various needs of public realms. All of them can be controlled by our Schréder EXEDRA lighting management system to adapt the light to real needs. Our SHUFFLE smart pole can integrate light, control systems, CCTV, WiFi, EV chargers, intercoms and many more features to meet the daily needs of citizens in a sustainable manner.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point:
We provide smart lighting solutions that enable cities worldwide to better manage their assets, reduce costs, protect the environment and deliver a better people-centered experience. Over a century of expertise has given us insights to transform street lighting upgrades into the foundation of smart city eco-systems. Our systems are open and interoperable to seamlessly interact with devices deployed throughout public spaces and to solve existing and future needs.

Main References :
Bruges, Antwerp, Liège, Mons, Brussels are a few cities in Belgium. Worldwide, we work with Valencia, Paris, Heidelberg, Queensland & San José. See more: www.schreder.com/projects

 

Certifications:
Schréder EXEDRA is certified ISO 27001 and based on Microsoft Azure technology.Member of Zhaga Consortium, TALQ and uCiFi

Delegate

Name : Niki de Schryver
Job Title : CEO
Mobile : +32 477 55 32 91
E-mail : [email protected]

Name : Ignasi Eiriz
Job Title : CMO
Mobile : +34 672 27 58 43
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
Flemish company, active all over the world serving 1 million users, mainly in Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany and Spain through 25 local team members.

Range of Products or Solutions
COSH! offers 4 interconnected tech products measuring and gathering data on the progression of brands and stores in their adoption of more sustainable approaches, while also guiding citizens to more sustainable lifestyle choices. We curate and visualise the progression to smart cities working towards climat neutrality.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
We make a difference with COSH by connecting supply chain data of brands to high street retail and guiding citizens to local conscious shopping choices. We unite retailers and cities into a trustworthy platform through a common’s principle.

Main References
COSH! is active in 25 cities with fixed partnerships with Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Bruges and Hasselt (German cities in the pipeline).

 

Certifications
BCORP eligible and pending,

Delegate

Name : Laurent RENARD
Job Title : CEO & Founder
Mobile : +32477869363
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background

Cloudless End-to-end embedded AI solutions with 100% privacy for Smart Cities, Public Cleanliness, Safety, …

Range of Products or Solutions :

PAI Core : Cost effective Edge AI Video Card to be integrated into your application

PAI Box : Quick integration inside a camera network with multiple capabilities

PAI Cam : All in one box with embedded camera for easy deployment
MASTER : An intuitive green computing active learning system on appliances

Added Value / Unique Selling Point

We are manufacturing edge on-device AI HW products.

We are specialist about embedded AI and therefore embedded AI training.

We supply an end-to-end solution made of HW+SW+AI.

Main References

Port of Antwerp, RATP, Securitas Belgium, Renault, …

Delegate

Name : Wouter Florizoone
Job Title : Head of Business Development
Mobile : +32485345070
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
Telraam is the brainchild of Transport & Mobility Leuven, a transport policy research company, Mobiel 21, an NGO with focus on citizen engagement and Waanz.in, a digital studio.

Range of Products or Solutions
Telraam is a citizen-powered solution for collecting multi-modal traffic data with a purpose-built, affordable, and user-friendly device.
The Telraam sensor continuously monitors a street, providing crucial data on various modes of transport, including motorised vehicles, cyclists, pedestrians, and more.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
Telraam networks create the opportunity for dialogue between traffic planners, local authorities and their communities: the citizens who live on – and use – these streets, by turning traffic counting into an open and accessible citizen science project.

Main References
Over 2000 active sensors and +60 networks at home and abroad including city of Brussels, province of Utrecht, Metropolitan region of Liege, Berlin, Dublin, Leuven, Genk, Charleroi etc.

Delegate

Name: Lemoine Clément
Job Title: Wave Business Developer
Mobile: + 33 7 63 30 30 71
E-mail: [email protected]

Company Background
Wave is a project initiated by AGC whose mission is to provide innovative telecom solutions for better connectivity in urban outdoor and indoor environments or to shield spaces from RF signals with transparent panels.

Range of Products or Solutions
• WAVETHRU improves the indoor radio signal without compromising the window’s thermal performance by processing the surface of insulating double or triple glazing units.
• WAVETRAP is a transparent product to shield indoors against undesirable radio frequency signals and microwave radiation for various frequency ranges and application types.
• WAVEANTENNA is a transparent or printed glass antenna to increase the network densification while being seamlessly integrated in buildings and urban landscape.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
WAVE by AGC products are innovative, aesthetics and competitive telecom solutions based on glass that can support stakeholders such as mobile operators, facility managers and office blocks, integrators, etc. whose goal is to guarantee cutting-edge digital deployment within an increasingly connected society. AGC is hoping to attract different partners so it can deploy its technology.

Main References
Successful demonstrations of our transparent WAVEANTENNA 5G, with several operators in Europe and in Japan for outdoor deployment as well as Private 5G for indoor deployment. WAVEANTENNA also applied for indoor Wifi Network.
Successful implementation of WAVETHRU solution in more than 20 buildings in Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg. Scaling up currently in Europe and US.
WAVETRAP solution launched in 2023. First buildings delivered in several countries. Scaling up in Europe and US.

 

Certifications
Our products and services are certified following different Telecom and glazing standards.

Delegate

Name: Simoens Pascal
Job Title: Senior Researcher
Mobile: +32.475.63.00.34
E-mail: [email protected]

Company Background
French-speaking Belgian university located in Hainaut (Mons and Charleroi) with more than 10,000 students, integrated into the EUNICE European network with its 150,000 students.

Range of Products or Solutions
the university and its institutes have been working on smart city research for over 10 years, drawing on a solid multidisciplinary mix of researchers specializing in IoT, smart city models (environment, infrastructures, governance and citizenship), optimization (CIM, simulation tools). we have developed governance models (Wal e cities, social network analysis) and simulation’s (low entropy data usage models) applicable to all cities.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
analysis of social networks (low data) for the governance of urban projects, simulation method to reduce entropy in projects within the DNSH framework

Main References
Wal e Cities projects (European funds)

Delegate

Name: Francisco Santana Ferra
Job Title: NCP Wallonie Coordinator
Mobile: +32472172996
E-mail: [email protected]

Name: Jean-Jacques Lemaire
Job Title: NCP Wallonie Advisor
Mobile: +32489895449
E-mail: [email protected]

Company Background
Public service active in supporting connection of local companies and institutions with other European counterparts for Research & Innovation European funding programs.

Range of Products or Solutions
Services of information, program selection, networking, B2B, legal & funding support, proposal proof-reading as assistance in European Research and Innovation funding programs participation (Horizon Europe, Digital Europe, Life, Innovation Fund, …) Topics: smart cities, digital, energy, industry, health, circular economy, building sector, …)

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
Large connection network, public independent free service

Main References
Official National Contact Point, supported by European Commission

Delegate

Name : Hans Similon
Job Title : General Manager - Citymesh Safety Drone
Mobile : +32 476 02 01 21
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
One of Citymesh’s particular fortes is developing innovative solutions for diverse sectors and niche markets, based on a combination of Mobile Private Networks (4G/5G/WiFi), communication tools like PTX, remote operations such as our Safety Drones, smart sensors and data visualisation.

Range of Products or Solutions
Mobile Private Networks: Wi-Fi, IoT, 4G, 5G
Operator Networks: becoming the 4th telecom operator in Belgium
Drone Operator: Innitiator of world’s first safety drone shield

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
The private characteristics of these networks. The client’s data stays private at all times. This means that the data is secured and is never vulnerable. The networks are ultra reliable, flexible and fast.

Main References
Brussels Airport Company
Port of Antwerp-Bruges

Delegate

Name : Kris De Pril
Job Title : CEO
Mobile : +32 477 47 37 16
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
Geosparc is a Belgian technology company with proven expertise in integrating geospatial technology with cutting-edge platform technology. We make the impact of our client’s policies predictable.

Range of Products or Solutions
The Parktrack software platform is the centerpiece of our data driven solutions. We collect and store, clean, aggregate and make the data from diverse IoT devices actionable for our customers. This enables diverse use cases ranging from smart parking solutions to algorithmic enforcement route planning, to automation of processes such as the management of intakes of public domain.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point

  • Enable multiple parking driven use cases with data driven enforcement capabilities, such as EVC parking, car sharing, short term parking and vehicle identification
  • Transforming quantitative data into qualitative data
  • IoT Hardware independent
  • Algorithmic approach to smart enforcement and smart parking management

Main References
Geosparc is a popular and trusted partner for businesses and government institutions in the collaborative goal of improving services through digital automation. Examples are TotalEnergies, APCOA, Genetec, Engie, cities of Leuven, Kortrijk, Hasselt, Antwerp, Knokke-Heist.

Delegate

Name : Jennick Scheerlinck
Job Title : Founder, CEO
Mobile : +32 485 51 33 84
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
Hoplr – pronounced «hopler» – was founded by Jennick Scheerlinck and Jonas Heirwegh, back in 2014. Hoplr connects neighbours and stimulates social cohesion through offline engagement.

Range of Products or Solutions:

  • Informal community care
  • Neighbourhood oriented communication
  • Inclusive citizen participation
  • Neighbourhood analysis
  • Aging in place

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
Hoplr boosts citizen engagement by combining the power of a social network for local communities with participation tools for local governments and the public sector.

Main References
City of The Hague, Ville de Luxembourg, Antwerp District of Berchem, City of Bruges and +100 municipalities in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.

 

Certifications

  • Seal of Excellence from the European Commission
  • GDPR compliant
  • Winner World Summit Awards in Citizen Engagement
  • Winner European Social Services Award for Best Social Technology.

Delegate

Name : Artem Rudkovskiy
Job Title : Coordinator of the Network of Experts
Mobile : +352 671 105 589
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
Solutions for regional studies, statistics, modelling, forecasting and decision making. The company is capacity building-oriented: with the revolutionary frameworks of Hendyplan International, you will get trained and coached on all segments of specialization and methodologies along the pyramid from data to decision.

Range of Products or Solutions
Solutions for regional studies, statistics, modelling, forecasting and decision making. The company is capacity building-oriented: with the revolutionary frameworks of Hendyplan International, you will get trained and coached on all segments of specialization and methodologies along the pyramid from data to decision.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point
The products and services of Hendyplan International are making your data visible, understandable for better policies, better communication to the citizens. They are productivity boosters. Our approach makes your team of specialists growing in knowledge and experience in a virtuous circle.

Main References
United Nations, IMF, European Commission, City of Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Ministry of Economy and Tourism (Dubai)

 

Certifications
Standard Data and Metadata eXchange (SDMX).

Hendyplan International is a world-class company for data compilation and modelling. At this purpose, SUT-Equalizer is one of its products: it is an environment supporting the calculation of the GDP of a territory in the state-of-the-art methodologies. It has been recently referenced officially by UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs in the top-5 systems worldwide of its category

https://unstats.un.org/unsd/nationalaccount/capdev/resources/?resourceType=compilation&FromFlag=link

Delegate

Name : NARBONNEAU François
Job Title : Head of Department “Innovation & Partnership”
Mobile : +32 476 97 17 28
E-mail : [email protected]

Company Background
Multitel is the partner of choice for companies willing to develop and integrate cutting-edge technologies in various domains such as smartcities, transport and logistics, industry 4.0, healthtech, aeronautics and space, security and agrotech.

Multitel, non-profit Research Centre, leads the charge in developing innovative engineering solutions using the latest innovations in science and technology since more than 20 years.

Added Value / Unique Selling Point:
Multitel supports the digital transformation and contributes to the digital maturities of companies thanks to its strong expertises in: Applied photonics, Network Engineering, IoT & Embedded Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Railway Certification.

Main References:
www.multitel.eu/projects

Certifications:
ISO 9001 & ISO / CEI 17025