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Tech Day 2019 : What to Expect ?


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lundi 3 juin 2019 à 11:40


On 20 June 2019, 09:00 - 23:00, at the ’Maison des Arts et des Etudiants’ in Belval

  • Outstanding business event with live made in Luxembourg technology demonstrations, technology pitches and a technology summit including national and international speakers
  • Full business day of inspiration, new contacts and matchmaking opportunities followed by a networking dinner with live music in a new location.

Business leaders, policy makers, entrepreneurs, investors and early adopters from all around Europe : fast-track your innovation process by learning how to collaborate with a research and technology organisation and how businesses have addressed their concrete innovation challenges with LIST.

Tech Village

As a centerpiece, you’ll experience the Tech Village with 20 of the latest prototypes, research demos and high-potential solutions by LIST :

  1. Ground-breaking Biosensing with FIN Field Effect Transistors
  2. Improving Radiological Incident Training with Augmented Reality
  3. Sensitive Touch on Glass induced by Piezoelectric Thin Films
  4. Anaerobic Digestion of Bio-waste - the Heart of the Future Circular Bio-economy
  5. World Record Resolution : See More Than Ever Before
  6. Digital Image Correlation : Look, But Don’t Touch
  7. Smart Waste Management : Where You are the Hero !
  8. LIST’s Unique Air Quality Lab On Wheels !
  9. Artificial Intelligence for Amphibians
  10. Smart Data for Better Planning Reliability in Construction
  11. Creating Digital Maps with Robots
  12. Spray Less ! Precision Agriculture with Satellites and Drones
  13. HASARD : Saving Lives Through a Global-Scale Flood Monitoring System
  14. Stop Animal Testing ! New Ways to Identify Respiratory Sensitizers
  15. And more to come...

>> Discover the detailed demo teasers.

Tech Summit Programme

The other major highlight of the Tech Day 2019 is without any doubt the 6-hour Tech Summit bringing together renowned speakers and experts from entrepreneurship, industry and governmental institutions all sharing insights on new trends, innovation roadmaps and the research challenges ahead !


  • 09:00-10:00 Tech Village | Door opening at 09:00 and Welcome Coffee
  • 10:00-10:15 Welcome address - Claude Meisch, Minister of Higher Education and Research
  • 10:15-10:30 Introduction - Thomas Kallstenius, LIST CEO
  • 10:30-11:15 Opening Keynote : Peter Hinssen, serial entrepreneur and author of the book : “The Day after Tomorrow”
  • 11:15-11:30 Digital Built Environments - Prof. Yacine Rezgui, Smart Cities Expert, University of Cardiff
  • 11:30-11:45 Smart Logistics for the City - Franck Becherel, CEO, Tralux
  • 11:45-11:55 Reinventing Luxembourg’s Waste Management - Polygone/LIST
  • 11:55-12:00 Smart City Partnership - Signing Ceremony


  • 12:00:13:30 Tech Village | Lunch break and Live Demos
  • 13:30-14:00 Special Keynote : Designing Synthetic Life, N.N. Biotech
  • 14:00-14:15 LIST’s new GreenTech Center - Lucien Hoffmann, Enrico Benetto, LIST
  • 14:15-14:30 Biological Infrastructures for Life in Space - Blue Horizon / LIST
  • 14:30-14:45 Cleaner Cleaning through Powerful Micro-Organisms - Probiotics / LIST
  • 14:45-15:00 Greentech Partnerships - Signing Ceremony


  • 15:00-16:00 Tech Village | Coffee break and Live Demos
  • 16:00-16:30 Special Keynote : Shaping a Future-Oriented Europe through Responsible Industrial AI, R. Surdeanu, Siemens
  • 16:30-16.45 Smart Haptics : Feel What’s on Your Screen - C. Chappaz, Hap2U / E. Defay, LIST
  • 16:45-17:00 A Robot for 5-axis Plasma Deposition - R. Heyberget, MPG / P. Choquet, LIST
  • 17:00-17:15 New Standards in Nano-Analytical Performance - Thermo Fischer / LIST
  • 17:15-17:30 The LIST/Goodyear PPP as a Model for the Future - Georges Thielen, Goodyear / Daniel Schmidt, LIST
  • 17:30-17:45 Special Keynote : Looking Beyond the Tire - N.N., Goodyear Rubber and Tire Company
  • 17:45-18:00 Closing statements - Mario Grotz, Ministry of the Economy
  • 18:00-23:00 Tech Gala | Networking Dinner and Live Music

Date : Thursday 20 June 2019

  • 09h00 - 18h00 | Conference
  • 18h00 - 22h30 | Gala Dinner

Location :
Maison des arts et des étudiants
Avenue de la Fonte
4362 Esch-sur-Alzette

Language :
English with French translation

Contact :
Send an email to techday@list.lu for more information about the event.

Organized by our partner LIST

Publié le
lundi 3 juin 2019

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