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Dive into the changing world of clusters at TCI 2019 in Antwerp (Flanders)

From 8 to 10 October 2019, the city of Antwerp – in Belgium’s northern region of Flanders – will be hosting the 22nd edition of TCI Network’s Global Conference. Here’s how to register for the world’s leading cluster event, and why you can’t miss it!

5 reasons to attend

Brought to you by co-hosts Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT) and Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VLAIO), TCI Antwerp 2019 gives you the opportunity to:

  1. dive into the world of cluster changes in a shifting environment;
  2. meet dozens of international experts and thought leaders;
  3. get inspired by 55+ workshops, panel discussions and roundtable sessions;
  4. participate in 10+ cluster tours across Flanders, zooming in on sectors such as chemicals, health, smart cities, food, air cargo, sports, materials and energy;
  5. network with cluster professionals from all over the world as well as numerous governmental, business and academic representatives.

Check out the complete TCI 2019 program.
Register today!

Meet Flanders’ clusters, your conference guides

Yes, together we can! That’s the spirit behind all of Flanders’ spearhead clusters and innovative business networks (IBNs) – the two types of clusters as defined by the region’s official cluster policy. Explore their background stories and ambitions in a series of testimonial videos and articles.

Discover the ‘Yes, together we can’ series.

Practical information

From Tuesday 8 to Thursday 10 October 2019.

Main conference venue: Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp (Elisabeth Center), Koningin Astridplein 20, 2018 Antwerp.

Dedicated cluster tours: in Antwerp, Beringen, Brussels, Ghent, Leuven, Mechelen, Melle, Ostend and more.


TCI member EUR 850
Non-TCI member EUR 995
TCI member group fee
(>5 registrations per organization)
EUR 800 per person

Non-TCI member group fee
(>5 registrations per organization)

EUR 945 per person
(< 30, student ID required)
EUR 650

Do you live or work in a low- or middle-income nation? In that case, you may be eligible for a special rate. Get in touch with the event organizers at

Register here for TCI 2019.

9 September 2019

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