Brussels Innova, where innovation and entrepreneurship converge

  The Brussels Innova salon is set to take place from 14 to 16 November 2013 in Hall 10 at Brussels Expo. The 62nd edition is a gathering ground for inventors, project owners and talented Belgian and international start-ups, who will proudly showcase their latest inventions and ideas.

  In all, the salon will be presenting around 300 novelties, ranging from technological innovations to a wide range of gadgets, representing some ten countries.

This exceptional event is certain to pique the interest of savvy business owners, scientists and a wide audience.

 In order to better meet the expectations held out by visitors, we are introducing several eye-catching features

 Crossroads of Experts in innovation and entrepreneurship

 For this edition, we came up with an exclusive in the form of a genuine ‘Innovation Avenue’ where visitors, business owners and anyone interested will find it easy to speak to the ‘Innovation and Entrepreneurship Experts’, enabling them to get the information and advice they need that could be just the ticket to success.

The Experts will be coming from different companies:The Idea Monopoly sprl, Beforbusiness, InduTec, Be Angels, Gevers sa, 1,2,3 Go Social, Office Benelux de la Propriété Intellectuelle.

 Belgian Pavilion

 This space is entirely dedicated to Belgian inventors, project owners and business owners. This country is loaded with talent when it comes to creativity and innovation. Brussels Innova is the perfect occasion to train the spotlight on them!

 Innovation Avenue - Starters Avenue - Social Avenue

 These three major avenues at the heart of the salon focus on innovative Belgian projects that have been divided in consideration of the nature of their activities.

 In Innovation Avenue, visitors are treated to a series of visual inventions and innovations.

 Starters Avenue in turn is the rallying point for young, innovative start-up entrepreneurs.

 A new feature this year is Social Avenue that showcases innovations geared to the social needs of citizens. Here, concrete solutions to everyday problems are presented. The participation of Handicap International was already announced with the presentation of the winners of the ‘Design with a heart’ competition. In addition, there is the awardgiving ceremony of the ‘Prix Zénobe’ to the winners of the ‘Social Innovation’ competition.


 This year will see the salon bringing a number of workshops, in association with The Idea Monopoly®. The workshops are aimed at the public at large (both businesses/start-ups and family households).

 Experts Corner

 The Experts Corner is reserved for project owners, inventors, start-ups, young and innovative businesses who will be engaging in dialogue with experts in the areas of communication, innovation, intellectual property, marketing, etc. It is all about being well-prepared to get off to a flying start.

Come and visit the salon from 14 to 16 November, and witness some marvellous experiments, draw inspiration from what is on offer, and gather innovative ideas of your own! You will have a field day!

 Practical details

Dates: 14-16 November 2013

Venue: Hall 10, Brussels Expo

Opening hours: from 10:00 am to 06:00 pm

Free entrance on pre registration

Tickets will be on sale on site at the price of 10,00€ for adults. They are free for children and students.

Official opening on Thursday 14 November at 04:00 pm.

Interested in participating as an exhibitor at the salon?

Registration Form

 Do not hesitate to contact us for more information or if you wish to participate:

Partners 2013