BOOST20
12 - 13 MAY 2020

Top event for energy & utility companies.
BOOST20, will be held in Antwerp at the offices of Ferranti MECOMS from 12 till 13 MAY 2020.

The event focuses on the constant change and evolution in the energy & utility market in combination with technological evolutions such as Dynamics 365.

Join the various seminars on the changes in the energy market, the change to a more customer-centric strategy or the evolution of Microsoft and the MECOMS 365 platform.

Together with our partners we are aiming to provide the best-in-class solutions to energy & utility companies worldwide.

BOOST YOUR BUSINESS

WHY BOOST20

Understand the possibilities of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and the Microsoft Power Platform.

Get up-to-date and involved in the MECOMS 365 journey to a true digital cloud platform.

Strengthen relationships, networking and share best practices.

Learn from other companies using MECOMS.

Experience how MECOMS 365 can help improve customer experience, increase process efficiency and deliver the right business insights.

Meet with industry experts.

Get involved with innovation on blockchain, machine learning and AI focused on energy and utilities.

AGENDA

The conference agenda will be communicated as soon as possible.

During the key note sessions several industry specialists will sketch their view on the Energy and utilities market, technology and innovation.

Listen to Steven Van Belleghem taking you on a journey into modern customer relationships and how innovation is driving this.

Catch Up with Jean-François Segalotto on industry trends and a story about Relevance, Risk, and Resilience: Peeking into Utilities’ Future.

Hear Cindy Braspenning speak on omni-channel communication and how to drive a new customer experience.

Learn form Eric Veldkamp about the latest trends in advanced field services and how the Dynamics platform can drive service excellence in that area.

Follow Andrej Šajn on a journey of innovation and diversification of the role of a utility at GEN-I.

Listen to Henk De Metsenaere explaining how machine learning and automates data insight with automatic modelling generation technology to improve forecast accury and anomaly detection.

Get inspired by Tamara Phelan talking about omni-channel communication all from within your CRM environment. Easy, efficient, integrated and verticalized for energy and utility companies.

Connect with Luis Morencos on the Microsoft strategy for energy and utilities and learn from Timo Verbrugge on RPA and virtual agents on the Microsoft Power Platform.

Talk with Nick Collard about document distribution and layouting the easy way.

Driven by customer demand, configured by users, fast and efficient. Innovate with Ruben Van den Bossche making dynamics pricing and quoting a differentiator for your company.

Discuss the future of water companies with Yorick Desmense and understand how the Brabant Water customer centric model works.

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

(will be updated regularly)

Steven Van Belleghem – NEXXWORKS

Steven is an expert in customer focus in a digital world and in how our customers will behave in the Day After Tomorrow. He is a popular speaker at home and abroad. In his keynote presentations, Steven takes his audience on a journey to the world of modern customer relationships in a clever, enthusiastic and inspiring way. 

So far, he gave more than 750 keynote presentations, reaching more than 200.000 people in over 30 countries around the world and received several best speaker awards.

Jean-François Segalotto – IDC ENERGY INSIGHTS

Jean-François Segalotto is a Research Manager with IDC Energy Insights Europe, Middle East and Africa conducting region-focused research providing full coverage of the utility industry value chain. Segalotto leads the “European Utility IT and Operational Technologies Strategies” advisory service, which provides full coverage of the utility industry value chain.

In his role, Segalotto covers a wide range of industry-specific themes, including smart grids, mobility, Internet of Things, connectivity and networks, and business systems supporting smart customer operations and digital transformation. Segalotto is also an active member of IDC’s European Internet of Things Ecosystem and Trends practice.

VENUE & HOTEL

Ferranti/MECOMS offices

We welcome you in our offices in Antwerp. We have a large spacious car parking surrounding our building for our employees and visitors, as well as a bike storage area and electric vehicle chargers.

Ferranti Computer Systems NV
Romeynsweel 7
B-2030 Antwerpen
Belgium

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Note that Schomhoeveweg turns into Romeynsweel and that Schomhoeveweg is more likely to be found in a GPS device.

Banks Hotel Antwerp ****

A wonderful hotel in the old centre of Antwerp. Daily Free drinks & bites at the Daytime Café and Lazy Lounge. Surrounded by special shops and boutiques; one brand stores next to handmade jewels, but also exclusive chocolate and cake makers. In-house changing exhibits of young artists with a great appreciation of glass, concrete and wood. By the fireplace with a glass of cava or immediately exploring the city; relax, it’s your choice.

Hint: use discount code “BOOST20” when reserving at Banks Hotel. Check the Banks website here.

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