About us

IoTBE organisation

THE Belgian IoT CLuster

IoTBE is the Belgian cluster of IoT high-tech companies & startups, research organisations and experts. 

Together with Agoria, iMinds & Howest,  IoTBE promotes the adoption of IoT in both the service & industry sector and the government. By providing innovation platforms like IoTIC & the Open Innovation Verticals, IoTBE brings together all IoT stakeholder within a specific domain in order to stimulate innovation and enterpreneurship.

eMPOWERED by

Agoria is the largest sectoral employers federation in Belgium. Defending the interests of companies in the technology industry.

iMinds is Flanders’ digital research & entrepreneurship hub. We drive digital innovation for society and economy, through strategic and applied research on key digital technologies. 

Howest - Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen - is a an creative, innovative & enterpreneurial University College. 

IoTBE Founders & Board

Frederik Santens

CHairman & president
frederik.santens@iotbe.org
tel: +32 473 46 75 56

Sven Beauprez

vice-president
sven.beauprez@iotbe.org
 

Alain Vermeiren

TreasurY
alain.vermeiren@iotbe.org
 

Bart Strubbe

secretary
bart.strubbe@iotbe.org
 

Olivier Gramaccia

director
olivier.gramaccia@iotbe.org

Kurt Callewaert

director
 

Wouter Haerick

director (iminds)
 

Ferdinand Casier

Director (agoria)

 

Lode De Geyter

CO - FOUNDER (HoWEST)

Frank Elewaut

CO - FOUNDER

The IoTBE Hubleads

David Embrechts

HUBLEAD ANTWERP

Luc Bosmans

HUBLEAD ANTWERP

Elisa Gonzalez Boix

hublead brussels

Saria Hatoum

hublead NAMUR

Jean-Baptiste Cornut

hublead HAINAUT

Ann Dries

HUBLEAD LIMBURG

Peter Vandeurzen

HUBLEAD LIMBURG

Frederick Bousson

HUBLEAD ghent

Lode Van Halewyck

HUBLEAD GHENT

Alain Vermeiren

HUBLEAD wallonia

Olivier Gramaccia

HUBLEAD WALLONIA

Alexander Vanwynsberghe

HUBLEAD WEST-FLANDERS

Frederik Vannieuwenborg

HUBLEAD WEST-FLANDERS