NEWS – Are you an IT student who is working on an innovative idea or (research) project?

Present your project at an international conference for IT specialists

Are you studying IT at a Belgian university or college? Are you working on an innovative idea or (research) project and are you eager to share your experience with experts from around the world?

If so, Belnet is offering you the chance to participate as a speaker at the TNC 2019. This conference, organised by the European research network, GÉANT, will bring together hundreds of IT specialists from the academic and industrial world. This year, the TNC will take place from 16 to 20 June in Tallinn.

GÉANT has developed a special programme to provide young talent with the chance to put their ideas forward during a ‘lightning talk’ at the TNC. All IT/networking topics qualify. You can highlight a technical, economic, legal, or security aspect of IT.

Practical info

To participate, you must meet several conditions:

  • You are committed to participating in the preparatory events (webinars and workshops) organised by GÉANT
  • You can make time to attend the TNC, should your idea be selected
  • You have good English-language skills


Does this unique experience appeal to you? Then let us know soon by email. Once you have sent us all the details for your idea or (research) project, we will submit your profile to GÉANT. The deadline for applications is 28 February 2019.