07:00 Breakfast at the Terhills Hotel
08:00 Transfer from Maasmechelen to Bilzen
08:30 Visit of the company Vandersanden
The family company Vandersanden is one of the largest brick production companies in Europe. They have an excellent reputation in terms of market development, innovation and sustainability.
11:00 Transfer from Bilzen to Genk
11:30 Presentation by LRM
LRM is an investment company that develops and stimulates economic growth in Limburg. It has a great international focus and provides a solid foundation, allowing companies and projects which create jobs in Limburg, to grow.
12:00 Lunch at Thor Park
Strategically located business, technology and science park where renowned research institutions, start-ups, growth companies and global players in the energy sector, manufacturing industry and smart city applications come together.
13:15 Guided tour of Thor Park and the Energyville Campus
Campus EnergyVille houses the research facilities of EnergyVille. It represents an integrated service-center which combines both office spaces and state-of-the-art lab facilities.
15:15 Transfer from Genk to Hasselt
15:30 Guided tour of the Corda Campus
Over 250 companies and 5000 people are based at Corda Campus, making it is one of the largest business campuses in Europe. A good mix of startups, scale-ups and Belgian and international corporates makes the campus irresistibly attractive for anything innovative and tech-driven.
17:15 Transfer from Hasselt to Brussels