and& is a one of a kind summit & festival at the intersection of health, high-tech and creativity. and& is bound by the desire to make cities of the future a better place to live in. Curated for the curious, and& champions a well-selected worldwide collage of thinkers, inventors, entrepreneurs, citizens & artists of all backgrounds.
and& is an initiative of Leuven MindGate, a joint effort of the companies, knowledge institutes and local government of the region of Leuven. The mission is to position the region as the knowledge region at the pinnacle of health, high-tech and creativity and to strengthen the local ecosystem.
and& is carefully curated for the curious. To attend the summit and/or festival you simply have to buy a ticket. On Saturday 5th of May the event expands with a broad and free offer which is open to everyone.
and& takes place on May 2 – 3 – 4 & 5 2018.
The event starts on May 2nd with an opening reception, the kick-off of four days of inspiration by day & music by night. The focal point takes place on May 3 and 4 with two days full of keynotes, talks, concerts, dinners, interactive artworks, new tech demo’s, workshops, afterparties and meetups. The whole program expands on Saturday 5th of May with a free, accessible, playful and educational kids and family offer.
and& is a four-day summit & festival with the official program running from the early morning to after midnight.
and& takes place in the city centre of Leuven. The main venues are divided over two areas. The centre area is clustered around the city park and Museum M and focuses on the summit. The station area clusters the central and& restaurant & bar with the various music venues. You can check-in at:
- Station area: International House, Tiensevest 60, 3000 Leuven
- Centre area: Museum M, Leopold Vanderkelenstraat 28, 3000 Leuven
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