International VDI Conference 2017

November 28-29, 2017, Amsterdam
Digitalization in the Process Industry


The International VDI Conference is a key event for organizations in chemical, pharmaceutical and other process industries. The 2017 event will focus on leveraging the current opportunities that are emerging from digitalization. Attend this event to discover practical examples of successfully applying digital solutions in the context of Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT).

To prepare for this event, you can learn more about what digital transformation means in practice with the webinar on demand with Bert Baeck: Enabling transformation in the process industry.

Event highlights

In addition to keynote presentations from internationals speakers, panels and round table sessions allow attendees to network in depth and provide plenty of room for participation.

This event will cover essential topics such as:

  • The impact of increasing digitalization on business models of the process industry
  • Dealing with the challenges to IT and data protection
  • Innovations involved in the digital transformation of systems construction and operation
  • How to develop sustainable strategies for future success

Conference speakers include Chairman Henrik Hahn, Chief Digital Officer of Evonik, as well as representatives from Linde AG, OSIsoft, Accenture and TrendMiner VP Products Thomas Dhollander.

The VDI conference is accompanied by a separate workshop on the topic “Readiness Assessment – Is your process/plant ready for Big Data?”. Attendees of both the VDI conference and the workshop can benefit from a discounted package price.

Join us at the event

Thomas Dhollander of TrendMiner is one of the international guest speakers at the VDI Conference. If you would like to arrange to meet Thomas at the event for a 1-on-1 conversation, please contact us.

We look forward to seeing you in Amsterdam.

Event information

November 28-29, 2017
Location: Park Inn by Radisson, Amsterdam City West

Full event information and registration is available on the VDI website.