Mark in your agenda our next major event: May 8th - 9th, 2017
at the Elisabeth Center Antwerp, Belgium.
An amazing venue, with awesome speakers!
We welcome Sponsors, Session Proposals and Attendee Registrations.
Engage (formerly BLUG) remains the only User Group in the Benelux focusing on all IBM Collaboration Solutions, Big Data and Analytics.

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Definition of Engage /ɪnˈgeɪdʒ,ɛn-/
a Room with a Zoo

Announcing our next major event

Mon-Tue, May 8-9, 2017
Antwerp, Belgium
Elisabeth Center Antwerp, FMCCA


60+ Sessions, all in English.

TOP speakers from all over the world!
5 Tracks:
Business & Strategy, Development, Administration & Deployment,
Emerging Technologies and new Big Data & Analytics

Register Today (it's FREE)



Antwerp is an amazing city. Easy to reach by car, train and air.

Details about the Venue, the hotels, and a schedule are available.

Speakers can submit Session Proposals
and Sponsors are welcome too!


Proud to announce our first 2017 sponsors!

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It's FREE to attend.

This time we're at the brand new, and at the same time 19th century Elisabeth Center Antwerp
aka 'Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp'.
Right in the city center, next to the Central Station.





October 27th, at the IBM Client Center in Brussels
These topics were covered:
  • Verse On-premises - the Facts by Uffe Sorensen
  • The Notes/Domino/Verse Roadmap by Uffe Sorensen
  • Verse Demo by Koen Lenaerts & Steve Lievens
  • Project Toscana by Arnd Layer
  • Welcome to the Cognitive Era - The Future of Technology for Social Business by Petra Florizoone & Jean-Marie Smets
Thanks everyone for coming, and many thanks to all our speakers!
Watch the recorded meeting, made possible by Jean-Marie & Stijn.

March 23-24, 2016, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Inhi Cho Suh, General Manager, IBM Collaborations Solutions honored us by doing the keynote!
Inhi Cho Suh

Here's the List of 60+ Sessions for 2016 with links to the presentations
So grateful for the 84 speakers (33 of them IBM Champions), who gave it their best.
The venue we found was once again stunning: the Evoluon.
Evoluon Eindhoven
Many thanks to the 400+ people making this event a huge success.

October 29th, 2015: IBM Client Center in Brussels
Great job by all our Speakers:

- Getting Started With Modern Domino Applications in IBM Bluemix
- Exploring a World of Possibilities for Domino Applications in Bluemix
Martin Donnelly - Software Architect and Team Leader, IBM Ireland
Brian Gleeson - Software Developer, IBM Ireland

- IBM Watson goes to work, real life examples behind the hype
- Watson Analytics: A new way to work in the new Insight economy
Laurent Boes - Disruptive Technologies Strategist, IBM Benelux
Peter D'Haeyer- Business Analytics Specialty Architect and Watson Analytics Evangelist, IBM

March 30-31, 2015: Ghent, Belgium



50 sessions. Top speakers from all over the world
Here's the List of Sessions for 2015 with links to the presentations

65 Different speakers, among them 30 IBM Champions!



Many pictures were taken: Oliver Heinz, Chris Miller, Oliver Busse, Amanda Bauman, Tim Clark, Theo Heselmans, ...

Huge thanks to our 2015 sponsors


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