9:30 AGORIA – Mr Peter Demuynck
The technology sector federation Agoria has more than 2000 technology companies from the manufacturing industry and the digital and telecom sectors among its members, 70% of which are SMEs. The organisation counts around 200 employees, based at offices in Brussels, Antwerp, Ghent, Liège and Charleroi, and has its own technology centre, Sirris, which supports companies in introducing new technologies into their products, processes and business.
Discover how you can work together with Belgium’s largest sector federation and get to know the Agoria Technology Clubs which support Belgian companies in their business development plans abroad.
11:30 BIO – Mr Ben Jehaes | ENABEL – Mrs Sabine Soetens
BIO invests in small and medium-sized enterprises, financial institutions, and infrastructure projects, contributing to socio-economic growth in developing countries.
Enabel is the development cooperation agency of the Belgian federal government. As a public service provider, Enabel, by order of the Federal Government and more specifically the Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, supports developing countries in their fight against poverty. Thanks to its expertise in the field, Enabel also carries out missions on behalf of other national and international organisations working on sustainable human development.
The agency manages 150 projects in some 20 countries, in Belgium, Africa and the Middle East.