Tatiana Galibus
Christophe Michiels
Annanda Rath

On 7 October, the sixth edition of ABISS will take place in Kortrijk. In view of the growing range of technologies and players, this edition of the summit and networking fair for digital, smart & connected industry is divided into three main themes: Industry of Things, Intelligence of Things and Security of Things. Sirris and Agoria will also be present with a stand.

Mathias Verbeke

On 22 June, Sirris, Flanders Make and imec organise a webinar on how AI can enhance smart maintenance and Prognostic Health Management for industrial assets.

Henri Appeldoorn
François Rosoux

What is the influence of indoor air quality in the working environment on the performance and health of employees? Can this quality be improved in the fight against, for example, COVID-19 and for a safer and more productive working environment? We did our own research at our own premises and came up with some interesting findings.

Gunthram Cornelis

“A time of crisis is the perfect moment to take a good look at your business, products and processes,” says Bart Maeyens, General Manager at Modular Lighting Instruments in Roeselare. He is enthusiastic about his experiences with the Crisis Code Cracker. Sirris uses the 3-step action plan to help businesses in the technology sector to emerge from the crisis even stronger. “It was a very positive experience that saved us a lot of time and brought us new ideas. I would recommend it to any company.”

Pieter Beyl

Are you exploring which smart product idea your company will focus on? Or maybe you have an idea but you are unsure about the value it offers to your customer? Our masterclass 'Draw up your strategy for smart products' helps you out with an approach to obtain valuable ideas that match your company and target market.

Peter Paulissen

Launched in 2016, the Interreg Smart Tooling project in which Sirris was also involved, was recently finalised. The innovations which were developed to significantly increase the efficiency and safety of maintenance, inspection and industrial cleaning in the process industry were shown and demonstrated at the closing event in November 2020.

Pieter Beyl

As a product builder, you can't ignore smart products and IoT today. Many companies have ideas but get stuck in the many possibilities and uncertainties. To help companies with this, we develop tools to come up with a stronger smart product idea faster. You can find out more about this during a webinar on 25 January.

Pieter Kesteloot

SMART is a EUREKA cluster programme on advanced manufacturing. The fourth call for projects is open.

Pieter Beyl

Many companies that build physical products are increasingly aware of the potential of smart(er) products and the Internet of Things, and are exploring what this can mean for their product and business. Easier said than done.

Marie-France Rousseau

In 2019, few could have predicted how 2020 would turn out. Sirris had already been preparing itself and the industry for a digitised future, to ensure businesses are more resilient, agile and stronger. Find out more in our annual report.