"Sharing Experiences" @ 50+ Years of PII Conference

Conference Programme

It's a great honour to present you the "Sharing Experiences" Conference in Eindhoven. Conference proceding 2010 in Eindhoven.

Day 0: Wednesday 29 September: 17:30 ~ 21:30: Welcome in Eindhoven

Location: ART Hotel Eindhoven

  • 17:30 ~ 18:00 Welcome of PII-EII guests
  • 18:00 ~ 21:00 Dinner

Day 1: Thursday 30 September: 08:15 ~ 21:15: Conference

Location: TU/e, at De Zwarte Doos
From Art Hotel to De Zwart Doos at TU/e

  • 08:15 ~ 08:45 Registration of participants
  • 08:45 ~ 09:00 Opening of activities by Rodolfo Gomes, Chairman PEIAA
  • 09:00 ~ 09:30 Welcome by Prof. Dr. Ir. Ton Backx, Dean of Electrical Engineering Department, TU/e
  • 09:30 ~ 09:45 Circulation of knowledge: five decades of the Dutch International Education Programme, by Elke Klaassen
  • 09:45 ~ 10:30 Morning Session (1)
  • 10:30 ~ 10:45 Coffee Break
  • 10:45 ~ 12:00 Morning Session (2)
  • 12:00 ~ 13:30 Lunch at Caf? De Zwarte Doos
  • 13:30 ~ 14:30 Afternoon Session (1) and start of Life Internet Broadcast by www.CityTV.nl on channel 1
  • 14:30 ~ 14:45 Coffee Break
  • 14:45 ~ 15:45 Afternoon Session (2)
  • 15:45 ~ 16:45 Panel on Social Networking moderated by Joost van den Brekel, TU/e Alumni Office
  • 16:45 ~ 17:15 Key Note Speech by Dr. John Bell, Head of Strategy & Partnerships at Philips Research
  • 17:15 ~ 17:30 Closing of Conference and Group Photo
  • 17:30 ~ 18:15 Cocktail - Participants are invited to join.

Location: TU/e, at the " University Club"

Day 2: Friday 1 October: 08:30 ~ 22:00: Technical visits

Location: Philips Lighting Application Centre

  • 08:30 ~ 08:45 Meeting at hotel lobby and walking to LAC
  • 08:45 ~ 09:00 Welcome with coffee and thee
  • 09:00 ~ 10:30 Visit to LAC

Location: High Tech Campus (HTC)

  • 10:30 ~ 10:45 Take bus 407 at Witte Dame
  • 10:45 ~ 11:30 Departure by bus to HTC / The Strip
  • 11:30 ~ 12:00 Walking around The Strip
  • 12:00 ~ 13:30 Lunch
  • 13:30 ~ 14:00 Walking towards NXP
  • 14:00 ~ 15:30 Visit to the NXP "Next Experience Lab"
  • 16:00 ~ 16:20 Take bus 407 at HTC / The Strip
  • 16:20 ~ 16:30 Departure by bus to NS Station

Location: PSV Stadium

  • 16:30 ~ 16:45 Walk to PSV Stadion
  • 16:45 ~ 18:45 Guided Tour
  • 18:45 ~ 19:30 Walk to Restaurant
  • 19:30 ~ 22:00 Dinner Buffet at Restaurant Boon (Willemstraat 61)

Partners' program (see link)

Day 3: Saturday 2 October: 09:00 ~ 21:30: Free program

  • Bike tour
  • From 30/09 till 02/10, Bijenkorf is making special offers

Day 4: Sunday 3 October: 09:00 ~ 21:30: Free program

  • All shops are opened in Eindhoven city center (Koopzondag)

Information to Conference speakers

For further information about Conference Program and to confirm your participation please contact:
Gloria Túquerres: [email protected]

VISA request Information

If you need an invitation letter to apply for a VISA at your local Dutch embassy, please fill in this form with all your personal data/address/phone (including name of partner/accompanying people) and send to [email protected]. I will print it, sign it and send it to you by express mail.

General Information

Now time is passing very fast and we invite you to confirm your presence  ASAP to our Two-Day Event so you can book aroom at ART Hotel, from 29/09 up to 03/10.  Click here to download the registration form which you can  fill in and send directly to ART Hotel. We kindly ask you to inform PEIAA via email about your booking dates, by writing to [email protected]

"Sharing Experiences Conference" is being organized by the PEIAA (PII/EII International Alumni Association) together with the TU/e (Eindhoven University of Technology).

Your presence and active participation will ensure a wonderful and unforgettable time back in Eindhoven.

Looking forward to receive your confirmation soon!!

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