Evert Bulcke

Managing Director | Romware Antwerp, Belgium
Evert Bulcke


Evert Bulcke is Managing Director at Romware. Their wearable solution for safety, security and operational efficiency is running on industrial sites across the globe. Evert is author ("The Beta City" - MIT Innovations) and holds board positions at various IoT, health and e-commerce startups.


Parallel Session | Congress Manufacturing

MF-01 – The Connected Worker: Reimagining the 21st-century workforce using IoT

Madhusudan Pai, Ph.D
Madhusudan Pai, Ph.D Wipro Limited Director, Global IoT Partner Engineering, Industrial & Engineering Services
Florian Beil
Florian Beil Siemens Industry Software GmbH VP & Head Global Cloud Practice
Stanislas Dehem
Stanislas Dehem BESIX Project Manager, Connected Worker
Evert Bulcke
Evert Bulcke Romware Managing Director

29-10-2019 12:05 29-10-2019 12:50 Europe/Madrid MF-01 – The Connected Worker: Reimagining the 21st-century workforce using IoT

The notion of a connected worker as coexisting with smart connected machines is a topic that is gaining prominence across industry, especially in the context of Industry 4.0. With ubiquitous connectivity, smart miniature sensors, and AI, industries are now in a position to explore synergetic relationships between humans and machines that lead to improved workplace safety and productivity. Attend this session to learn how leading companies are successfully employing a connected worker offering to improve overall worker safety, productivity, and operations at their industrial sites. Panelists will discuss various aspects of an IoT-enabled connected worker and delve into challenges, current state of various technologies, and opportunities in topics such as co-bots and human machine interactions that lie ahead.

Room 1
Tue 29 12:05h - 12:50h Room 1

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory