Euromaintenance 4.0



On the verge of the 4th industrial revolution, IoT and predictive analytics are bringing unseen possibilities in maintenance, reliability and condition monitoring. That is why BEMAS, the Belgian Maintenance Association, is organising in collaboration with the European federation on maintenance the international Euromaintenance 4.0 conference in Antwerp on Sept 24th – 27th. More than 750 participants already signed up for Europe’s largest conference on maintenance, reliability and asset management. The conference and workshops focus on disruptive technologies currently being installed an all types of equipment all over the world but also on the essential basics and best practices. As you know, those fundamentals still need to be in place in order to take optimal advantage of the new smart solutions. We invite you to have a look at the online Euromaintenance 4.0 magazine to read how Evonik, DSM, Exmar, Elia and many other asset owners are implementing digitalisation strategies for managing their assets.

Euromaintenance 4.0 at a glance

Day 1: Monday, September 24, 2018

  • 15 workshops for deep insights on predictive analytics, augmented reality and much more, brought by international subject matter experts
  • The Artificial Intelligence and Industry 4.0 Technology Showcase with 30+ presentations on smart maintenance solutions
  • Exhibition Opening Night with Belgian Beer Tasting

    Be the first to discover the exhibition, with more than 50 exhibitors showcasing their innovations in technical maintenance and asset management. During your visit you can enjoy a selection of Belgian beers.

Day 2: Tuesday, September 25, 2018

  • Plenary opening session.

  • Exhibition with 50+ innovations

  • 7 tracks with 50+ presentations on:
    • 2.1 4.0 Maintenance strategy
    • 2.2 Big Data and Predictive Analytics Maintenance
    • 2.3 Asset Performance Management
    • 2.4 Engine Systems 4.0 - Powered by EASA
    • 2.5 Asset Management Condition
    • 2.6 Health & Safety in Maintenance
    • 2.7 Asset Management & ISO 55000

  • European Maintenance Manager Award Night  

    • Keynote "What To Do When Machines Do Everything: How to Get Ahead in a World of AI Algorithms, Bots, and Big Data" by Ben Pring
    • The ‘European Maintenance Manager Award’ is the most important European recognition for exceptional achievement in the field of maintenance. This prestigious prize is awarded by the European Federation of National Maintenance Organizations (EFNMS) and the Salvetti Foundation. The award recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of maintenance, new concepts, technologies and best practices. The candidates are Mario Cikojevic, Cemex (HR), Marc De Kerf, BASF (BE), Jimmy Öberg, Kopparberg (SE) and Antonio Ros Pau, Seat (ES). After the proclamation we will have an in depth interview and presentation with the winner on his maintenance strategies.
    • Walking dinner & networking


Day 3: Wednesday, September 26, 2018

  • 12 tracks with 60+ presentations on:
    • 3.1a Reliability and Performance Talks (RAP talks)
    • 3.1b Reliability Engineering
    • 3.2 IIoT & the Internet or Condition Monitoring
    • 3.3a ​​Smart Maintenance Supply Chain
    • 3.3b Smart Maintenance Services
    • 3.4a Smart tools, drones and robotics for inspection & maintenance
    • 3.4b Asset Data Management
    • 3.5a Work Execution Management
    • 3.5b Fundamental Maintenance insights
    • 3.6 Leadership & Reliability Culture 4.0
    • 3.7a Asset Portfolio Management
    • 3.7B Managing Risks associated with operating assets

Day 4: Thursday, September 27

Useful links

Free welcome gift and discount

BEMAS is happy to offer its supporters a free welcome gift. Add the gift to your basket when registering and use the discount code EM40BEMAC at the end of the registration process. Members of the BEMAS and other supporting organisations can obtain a 10% discount by contacting their organisation's office.


In summary Euromaintenance 4.0 provides a unique and attractive agenda of learning opportunities for CTO’s, asset managers, group maintenance & reliability leaders, maintenance & reliability engineers, condition monitoring specialists and operational managers working in asset intensive industries in Europe and the rest of the world. Be there !


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maandag 24/09/2018 - 9:00
donderdag 27/09/2018 - 18:00
Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp
Koningin Astridplein 20
Antwerpen 2018
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Georganiseerd door:
BEMAS - Belgian Maintenance Association