About ThinkThings

Bringing thinkers and go-getters together, and mixing wild ideas with new technology. That's the recipe for success in innovation.

At ThinkThings 2022, customers, partners and keynote-speakers will showcase the countless possibilities of ICT for Next Generation Business Innovation, both in proven cases as in innovative demonstrations. Think about 5G, cloud, cybersecurity, IoT, analytics,...

  • Wednesday 19 October 2022
  • Nekkerhal Mechelen
  • 12h30 - 19h00

ThinkThings Technology

ThinkThings brings together experts and users from various industries. Time and again, it demonstrates how new technology is used in concrete applications, offering inspiration for your organization's next step. Because together, we can achieve more.

ThinkThings 2022 will bring next-level innovation:


Customers, partners and experts share their experience and/or vision in keynotes, interviews and roundtable discussions.

Flying reporter

Ben Roelants travels the country for ThinkThings, looking for real-world applications of new technologies.


Meeting in real time provides time and space to strengthen your business connections, sharing ideas and knowledge, creating room for opportunities.


The space to experience new applications and discover innovative demonstrations.

Meet the experts

Our experts are here for you. Ask your questions and find a sounding board for your biggest challenges.

Exclusively live

ThinkThings goes live again. Allowing you to actually feel the innovative vibe and energy of face-to-face networking.


All presentations will be in English.

  • Ports of the Future, Port of Antwerp - Bruges
  • Connected Ambulance, UZ Brussel
  • 5G Live Broadcasting, Eleven Sport
  • IoT for all, Crodeon
  • Managed Security Services, Argenta
  • Security information and event management, DPG
  • Connect hybrid and multicloud, Proximus
  • Data center migration, Becosoft
  • Energy efficiency, Duco
  • Communication in the Cloud, Ter Engelen
  • Improving communication, Permanence Soins à Domicile
  • Metaverse, Microsoft
  • Real Time Crowd Management, Police zone Dendermonde
  • Innovation & sustainability, Stefaan Vandist
  • Smart Building, OCTA+ & Aug.e
  • Sustainable logistics, Proximus

Stefaan Vandist

Innovation strategist

Innovation strategist & futurist

Johan Torfs


Lead Western Europe Public sector

Brigitte Buyle



Jonathan Sercu

Crodeon Technologies

Crodeon Technologies

Piet Opstaele

Port of Antwerp-Bruges

Innovation Enablement Manager
Port of Antwerp-Bruges

Benoit Cordemans

Eleven Sport

Head of Business Development
Eleven Sport

Thomas Colyn

DPG Media

DPG Media

Philippe Meerbergen

Davinsi Labs

Managed Services Lead
Davinsi Labs

Patrick Feys


Chief of Police zone

Prof. Dr. Marc Noppen

UZ Brussels

UZ Brussels

Anne-Sophie Lotgering


Chief Enterprise Market Officer

Alex Lorette


Director Enterprise Solutions & Platforms

Virginie Claes 



Ben Roelants

Flying reporter

Flying reporter


The ThinkThings Marketplace features innovative solutions and expertise at different levels

  • 5G
  • AI
  • AR/VR
  • IoT
  • Data analytics
  • Cloud
  • Security
  • Smart building
  • ANPR
  • Communication & collaboration
  • Digital transformation


Location Nekkerhal


We look forward to seeing you in Mechelen!

We can finally meet in real life once again. We will be going all out with drinks, food and great atmosphere . And above all: with you!

ThinkThings 2022 takes place at the Nekkerhal in Mechelen, Plattebeekstraat 1.

Easy to reach by car (free parking is available), bicycle and public transport: click here for detailsNew window .

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