Our goal at Digital First is to unite the digital market and set new trends by presenting a selective range of key players providing attractive digital solutions for business and marketeers. Thanks to 10 years of experience, Digital First is the leading B2B event where over 4.300 professionals meet up to exchange visions, leads, and business opportunities. Our force comes from the value of our exhibitors and speakers. Each year we offer a high quality conference programme given by renown speakers from different digital horizons. Thanks to a set up of more than 8 classrooms and one keynote, we are sure to cover the latest higlights of all aspects of today's and tomorrow's digital world. 

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SPEAKERS 2016

100 speakers will be sharing their experience

 Alexander De Croo
Alexander De Croo

Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium, in.. 

Belgian Government 

 Per Caroe
Per Caroe

Global marketing Evangelist  

IBM 

 Jambu Palaniappan
Jambu Palaniappan

Head of UberEATS, EMEA 

Uber 

 Pepijn Palmans
Pepijn Palmans

Managing Director  

Stuart 

 Karim Slaoui
Karim Slaoui

COO 

Take Eat Easy 

 Stefan De Schuyter
Stefan De Schuyter

Country Chief technologist 

Hewlett Packard Enterprise 

 Michel Akkermans
Michel Akkermans

Serial Entrepreneur/Venture Capitalist  

Pamica 

 Wilfried Landsheer
Wilfried Landsheer

General Manager 

Systemat Digital Hub 

 Pierre Engels
Pierre Engels

Cloud & Service Senior Presales 

Systemat Digital Hub 

 Thomas Müller
Thomas Müller

Design Director Europe 

Fjord (Accenture Digital) 

 Niels Roetert
Niels Roetert

Senior Systems Engineer 

Tintri 

 Kris Bogaerts
Kris Bogaerts

Sales Lead Marketing Cloud Belgium &.. 

Oracle Marketing Cloud 

 Jérome Derathé
Jérome Derathé

Sales Manager 

Rentaload 

 Michelle Dassen
Michelle Dassen

Marketing Manager 

Flexmail 

 Marion Min
Marion Min

Country Manager Belgium 

Kwanko 

 Bianca Debaets
Bianca Debaets

Secretary of State for IT,.. 

Gov. of the Brussels-Capital Region 

 Jeroen Costermans
Jeroen Costermans

Sales Engineer 

EASI 

 Jaco Dijkshoorn
Jaco Dijkshoorn

Digital Transformation Implementation.. 

ING Belgium 

 Adrien Vercaempst
Adrien Vercaempst

Founder 

CustomerSounds 

 Davina Janssens
Davina Janssens

Account Manager 

VisiYou 

 Julien Weber
Julien Weber

Business Evangelist 

Wizata 

 Patrick De Pauw
Patrick De Pauw

CEO 

Social Seeder 

 Michel Pigneret
Michel Pigneret

Country Manager Benelux 

Gamned! 

 Denys Malengreau
Denys Malengreau

Digital Communication Advisor 

Reputation 365 

 Loic Jacobs van Merlen
Loic Jacobs van Merlen

Chief Commercial Officer 

Real Impact Analytics 

 Klara De Mars
Klara De Mars

Digital and social media expert 

MEC 

 Saskia van Uffelen
Saskia van Uffelen

CEO of Ericsson Belux and 

Digital Champion of Belgium 

 Kevin Dhondt
Kevin Dhondt

Video marketeer 

Storycatchers 

 Geoffrey Smolders
Geoffrey Smolders

Expertise in Business Intelligence 

Biztory 

 Tommy De Kimpe
Tommy De Kimpe

UX Expert 

Human Interface Group 

 Regis Watrisse
Regis Watrisse

Managing Director 

Mediascale Benelux 

 Fabienne Heiles
Fabienne Heiles

Account Manager 

Sitecore 

 Yannick Joachim
Yannick Joachim

Mobile Marketing Specialist 

Tapptic 

 Jonathan Wuurman
Jonathan Wuurman

ACTITO Evangelist 

ACTITO 

 Sébastien Burette
Sébastien Burette

Head of Lille Office 

TagCommander 

 Martin Stockfleth Larsen
Martin Stockfleth Larsen

Chief Marketing Officer 

Adform 

 Michel Demoor
Michel Demoor

Head of Strategy  

R + S Agency, certified Selligent partner 

 Jeremy Goldyn
Jeremy Goldyn

Senior Consultant - Lead practice 

Pyco Group 

 Pierre Santamaria
Pierre Santamaria

Programmatic Offering Lead 

Accenture Digital 

 Alexandre Massart
Alexandre Massart

Head of Mobext 

Mobext 

 Saskia Verwijs
Saskia Verwijs

Account Manager 

Tapptic 

 Jan Stroombergen
Jan Stroombergen

Sales Manager 

Igel 

 Pieter Zuliani
Pieter Zuliani

Account Manager 

PegusApps 

 Nicolas D’Hondt
Nicolas D’Hondt

CEO  

Net Computer Group SA 

 Frederik Dooms
Frederik Dooms

Platforms Industry Manager at.. 

Google 

 Alexandre de Saedeleer
Alexandre de Saedeleer

COO  

Tapptic 

 Robin Wauters
Robin Wauters

Founder of 

Tech.eu 

 Rémi Deltombe
Rémi Deltombe

Responsable Projets Digitaux  

Crédit Mutuel Nord Europe 

 Didier Bennert
Didier Bennert

CEO 

Emixis 

 Ward Hemeryck
Ward Hemeryck

Digital Consultant 

Duval Union Consulting  

 Dennis Covent
Dennis Covent

Lead Concept & Design 

iCapps 

 Simon Vandemoortele
Simon Vandemoortele

Chief Technology Officer 

Real Impact Analytics 

 Aline Durand
Aline Durand

Head of Emakina/Insights 

Emakina/Insights 

 Jeroen De Wit
Jeroen De Wit

CEO 

Teamleader 

 Karol Dulat
Karol Dulat

Head of UX  

Movify 

 Carole Navarro
Carole Navarro

Senior Digital Marketing Consultant 

Universem 

 Bart Lambrecht
Bart Lambrecht

Business Development Manager 

Flexmail  

 Mark De Weerd
Mark De Weerd

Key Account Manager – Benelux 

Improve Digital 

 Rutger Maree
Rutger Maree

Director Demand new Markets 

SpotX 

 ​Aurélie Sauthier
​Aurélie Sauthier

Présidente 

Made In  

 Lionel Anciaux
Lionel Anciaux

President of the board 

Software.Brussels 

 Toni Seifula
Toni Seifula

Managing Partner 

Competential  

 Katia Deboel
Katia Deboel

Lead Manager-M2M & IOT Products &.. 

Proximus EnCo 

 Benjamin Fox
Benjamin Fox

Digital Strategist 

Weber Shandwick 

 Pascal Arimont
Pascal Arimont

BE – EPP 

European Parliament 

 Jan Dezutter
Jan Dezutter

Sales and Marketing Director 

Interoute 

 Bruno Moreira
Bruno Moreira

CEO Modal Creativity 

Modal Creativity 

 Justin Wong
Justin Wong

Head of Large Accounts and Marketing.. 

LeadFabric 

 Peter De Decker
Peter De Decker

Investment Analyst 

MyMicroInvest 

 Ruud Kluivers
Ruud Kluivers

General Manager Liferay Benelux 

Liferay 

 José Andrès  García
José Andrès García

Data Scientist 

Wizata 

 Wouter Schikhof
Wouter Schikhof

Country Manager 

Knewledge 

 Alessandro Perta
Alessandro Perta

Digital Strategic Planner 

Big Bad Wolf 

 Ellen Van den Berghe
Ellen Van den Berghe

Business Development & Innovation.. 

Nationale Loterij 

 Thibaut Dehem
Thibaut Dehem

Managing Director 

87 Seconds  

 Wim Vermeulen
Wim Vermeulen

Strategy and Innovation Director 

Dentsu Aegis Network 

 Julie Cruyt
Julie Cruyt

General Manager 

BetaGroup 

 Marc Vanryckeghem
Marc Vanryckeghem

Head of R&D  

Skylane Optics 

 Simon Mcdermott
Simon Mcdermott

Business Partner 

Soprism 

 Pablo Castiel Gazier
Pablo Castiel Gazier

Co-Founder 

CentralApp 

 Stéphane Mouton
Stéphane Mouton

Department Manager 

CETIC 

 Léonard Pollet
Léonard Pollet

Business Partner 

M4KE.IT 

 Oscar Van Hensbergen
Oscar Van Hensbergen

Digital Transformation Strategist  

Progress 

 Gaëlle Daoust
Gaëlle Daoust

Senior digital expert 

MEC 

 Sarah Levin Weinberg
Sarah Levin Weinberg

Cofounder & CMO 

Shopally 

 Julia Reda
Julia Reda

DE – Greens/EFA 

European Parliament 

 David Warszawski
David Warszawski

Managing Director TradeTracker Belgium 

TradeTracker 

 Jacco Gijben
Jacco Gijben

Cloud Product Specialist 

Interoute 

 Johan Elias
Johan Elias

Managing Partner 

Hybrid Media 

 Hugo Kerschot
Hugo Kerschot

Managing Director 

IS-practice 

 Jakob Lorré
Jakob Lorré

CEO 

well played 

 Bram Vanderlinden
Bram Vanderlinden

CEO 

Heroes 

 George Lavric
George Lavric

Digital Marketing Consultant  

Sitecore 

 Nicolas Van Dijk
Nicolas Van Dijk

Senior Brand Manager Chivas 

Pernod Ricard 

 Mike van den Bos
Mike van den Bos

Team Manager Belgium 

Zanox 

 Tim Karpisek
Tim Karpisek

Business Development Manager 

Raak 

 David Geens
David Geens

Managing Partner 

Nucleus 

 Thomas De Vos
Thomas De Vos

Innovation Manager and Mobile.. 

The Reference 

 Maxime Samain
Maxime Samain

General Manager 

Brussels Digital Week 

 Jonathann Mingoia
Jonathann Mingoia

E-Business Builder 

Soprism 

 Philippe Drugmand
Philippe Drugmand

Department Manager 

CETIC 

 Robert van der Starre
Robert van der Starre

Regional Sales Manager  

Arista Networks 

 Christophe Chantraine
Christophe Chantraine

Head of Media Strategy 

Social Lab 

 Alain Vermeiren
Alain Vermeiren

Board Member 

IoTBE 

How to get involved

You are interested in becoming a Digital First exhibitor ? Don't hesitate any longer, the sooner you book your booth, the better choice of location you will have. As exhibitor on Digital First you have two options: Choose from one of our standard options, booth reservation possibly combined with a workshop or choose our sponsor formula which gives your company the biggest visibility on Digital First.

For more information please contact: Caroline Tybergin or Stéphanie Demunck .

The 2016 edition in facts

 

A one day event allowing you to meet up with over 4,500 digital professionals, 100 exhibitors and attend 100 conferences, workshops by both national and international speakers.

Of specialized exhibitors presenting the digital over, technologies, solutions and new trends within the digital market available in Belgium.

Digital First has consolidated its position as the leading marketplace for both the marketing & the interactive marketing sector in Belgium.

A program of renowned national and international speakers talking about new market trends within Digital Marketing, Online Advertising, Cross-Media, Mobile Marketing, E-Commerce, Social Media, Email Marketing, Content Management and many more...

5,000m² to promote, inform,advise and meet digital professionals.

Who visits digital first ?

 

Agencies

21%

Large accounts

36%

Entrepreneurs

30%

The number of participants has grown significantly from some 3,900 in 2014 to 4,300 in 2015, i.e. more than a 600 new participants!

DISCOVER THE TOPICS

The Digital First will explore a wide range of topics within the digital world and bring together industry leaders, experts,  marketers, advertisers, out of the box thinkers and and many more. The event will deliver a rich and thought provoking programme of various topics.

Marketing Automation    /   Mobile   /   Digital Marketing  /  E-commerce   /   Social Media   /   Innovation   /   Real-time Bidding  /  Virtual Reality
4300Visitors
100Conferences & Workshops
100 Exhibitors
15000Followers

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