Participation at AND& summit and festival – Leuven

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03/05/2018 Toute la journée
City Center, Leuven
Address: Leuven, België


AND& is a one of a kind summit and festival at the intersection of health, tech & creativity, curated for the curious. Four days & nights of a well-selected worldwide collage of +100 thinkers, inventors, entrepreneurs & artists of all backgrounds will explore the impact of health, tech & creativity on future city life. Four days & nights of inspiring talks, avant-garde music acts, a start-up & scaleup forum, a tech expedition & art interventions in public space.

The partners of the European project PROGRES (PROject accelerating GRowth, Resources and Enterprise Support) would like to invite you to taste the unique flavours of this summit, get inspired by the keynotes and innovative visits and discover the vibrant city of Leuven together with startups from Flanders, France and Wallonia.

Thursday 3rd of May
9H00 : Welcome and breakfast
9H30 – 18H00 : AND&-festival and visit to Health House, Startup Demo Day – Check the full program here (
18H00 – 19H15 : Dinner
19H30 : AI-infused Opera Fausto
19H30 – 23H30 : Festival program with international DJ’s
Night at the hotel

Friday 4th of May
10H00 – 12H00 : Visit to IMEC – the world-leading R&D and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies – Check the website (to be confirmed)
12H00 – 13H30 : Closing time and lunch

– Business pass for Thursday 3rd May 2018: a business pass includes breakfast, lunch, coffee & water & access to the summit & festival program & the startup demo day. Including access to exclusives such as the AI opera & guided visits in Health House and Museum M.
– Dinner on Thursday 3rd May 2018
– Visit to IMEC on Friday 4th May (to be confirmed)
– Lunch on Friday 4th of May 2018

Participants’ contribution?
– Participants only pay the stay at the hotel Novotel Leuven City Centre. Prices: € 105,00 for a single room and € 115,00 for a double room and an extra € 1,20 city tax. An invoice will be send to you to after confirmed reservation by one of the PROGRES-projectmanagers.
– Own transport to Leuven (train, car or bicycle)

Interested to join us? Register now!

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us:
Flanders: contact Silke Beirens by mail, by phone 0032 50 140 158 or mobile 0032 494 81 33 50
Wallonia: contact Lydia La Paglia by mail, by phone 0032 65 34 25 98 or mobile 0032 498 77 87 17
Northern France : contact Edwige Jessel by mail, by phone 0033 3 20 63 68 35 or mobile 0033 6 07 69 97 19