Meet the Company | Marine Scientists Day


Flanders Marine Institute organises on 3 March 2017 its VLIZ Marine Science Day. During this edition VLIZ offers once more (for the fourth time) the possibility to companies active in the marine and maritime sectors to participate in a Meet the Company Event. In order to stimulate even more the interaction between the companies and the students companies are being offered once more the opportunity to plenary introduce themselves during a one-minute presentation in the morning session. Booth space is also provided. 

This day will be thé event to come into contact with today’s young graduates and researchers (actively) looking for future jobs in the marine and maritime sectors. Do not hesitate to be present with your company and sign up today! You can register online via the following link where you can upload an abstract of your company to be included in the book of abstracts.

Attention: the official language of the event is English.


Date and hour

Friday 3 March 2017 from 09:00 till 16:15.

Your booth will be ready on 3 March 2017, from 08:30.

Booths that differ from the standard setting are set up one day in advance,  on Thursday 2 March 2017, at 11:00.



VIVES University College (formerly KHBO)

Campus Brugge

Xaverianenstraat 10

B-8200 Brugge - Belgium


Registration fee

The registration fee is EUR 250. The funds raised will be devoted to a philanthropy project.

Payment can be done via VISA or via transfer to the account number below with reference “Meet the Company 2017 + name company”:

BE70 0017 1687 3425



This account is in the name of the Flanders Marine Institute vzw.

After registration a digital invoice will be sent.

Cancellation before 15 February 2017: EUR 100. The full amount will be charged for later cancellations.



  • one-minute presentation for all participants
  • a participants list classified by education
  • Individual booth: 3 meters wide by 2 meters deep includes 1 table, 2 chairs and 2 poster panels
  • free WIFI internet connection
  • sandwich lunch
  • coffee and soft drinks for exhibitors during the fair
  • ample free parking
  • announcement on the website


Not included

  • extension cables for connection to the electricity grid


Your company is also invited to attend the closing reception in the presence of all participants.



Online registration is possible via:
Your registration is final, once you have submitted your registration form and abstract and we have received your registration fee. By signing up you agree to the above terms.


The companies that were present during Meet the Company 2016 are:


Flanders' Maritime Cluster


For more pictures: take a look at the following link.



For more information:

Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ)

Flanders Marine Institute

InnovOcean site

Wandelaarkaai 7

B-8400 Oostende

t +32-(0)59 34 21 33

f +32-(0)59 34 21 31