Discover the program of conferences and get inspired by the regional successes.


10h00 – 12h15 The 3rd Industrial Revolution : Issues and challenges
Speakers: Philippe Vasseur, French high commissioner for the renewal and re-industrialization of the French Region Hauts-de-France, Luc Rémont, President of Schneider Electric France, Louis-Philippe Blervacque and Philippe Rapeneau, Vice-President of the French Region Hauts-de-France
15h00- 16h30 Blockchain : what stakes for the economy ?
Speakers: Jean-Paul Delahaye (Lille 1 University), Clément Francomme (CEO UTOCAT), Frédérick Warembourg (CCI Grand Lille)
16h15- 18h15 Additive Manufacturing BeAM metallic layers, a new « game changer »
Speakers: Pierre-Henri Thiéfaine (BeAm), Jean-françois Witz (The National Center for Scientific Research)


10h00 – 11h30 Major industrial implications on renewable energies
Speaker: Engie
12h00 – 13h00 Mobility: redesigning the goods delivery
Presentation of the Multimodal Urban Distribution Center in Lille, a center designed to make the goods delivery in urban areas easier and more sustainable.
Speakers: Didier Lieven (Lille Harbour), Emmanuel Amartin (Generix), Stephane Caplier (Estera-Véolia), Didier Delmotte (Food wholesale in Lomme)
13h15 – 14h45 Smart City & Smart Grids
Speakers: Scheider, Enedis, European Metropolis of Lille
16h30- 18h00 Technological perspectives of the 3rd industrial revolution
Speakers: research labs in Hauts-de-France