Belgian Sitecore Summit 2019

12 Dec 2019
Bringing the latest news and highlights straight from the US Sitecore Symposium (Orlando, Nov '19) to Belgium. The Belgian Sitecore Summit creates connections, sparks ideas, and offers actionable insights for all who attend. Come and connect with our Sitecore experts. Register today.
09:30 - 15:00

The Belgian Sitecore Summit 2019 is an initiative from Sitecore® powered by its Platinum Partner The Reference


Event program




Welcome & registration



by Guy Biron, Sales Director - Sitecore
and Philip Achten, Client Service Director - The Reference


Talk 1 / Unveiling Sitecore XP 9.3 
by Kris Verheire, Technical Consultant & Solution Architect - The Reference
Sitecore Technology MVP

The Sitecore Experience Platform (XP) 9.3 focuses on new innovations for usability, accelerating a brand’s time to market, and improved performance. We'll bring you up to speed in no time about what you need to know about this release. 



Talk 2 / Sitecore Content Hub: take control of your digital assets
by Bart Lammertyn, Content Hub Specialist EMEA - Sitecore

Companies spend large chunks of their budgets creating digital content to promote their products and brands. What’s the best way of controlling that catalog of digital ‘stuff,’ and how do you get it where it needs to go? Look no further. Here is Sitecore Content Hub. 



Lunch at Tinèlle. Exquisite food in a sophisticated setting.



Talk 3 / Editing as it should be: Sitecore Horizon
by Gert Gullentops, Senior .NET Developer - The Reference
Sitecore Technology MVP

The new editing environment in Sitecore XP 9.3, known as “Horizon,” offers brands an easy to use, intuitive, and contextual interface with everything a user needs for easy navigation. Let's dive into it. 



Talk 4 / Cases: How other companies are using Sitecore - and why you should attend the Symposium
by Frederik Taevernier, Program Manager - The Reference 
Sitecore Ambassador MVP

In this session we present interesting cases of companies using Sitecore with an appealing customer experience & solid business rationale. And we give you very good reasons why not to miss the next Symposium in 2020.



Talk 5 / Sitecore's roadmap for the future
by Bart Verdonck, Senior .NET Developer - The Reference 
Sitecore Technology MVP

Sitecore's SaaS vision and timeline. We'll zoom in on several product enhancements to support the path to SaaS and also on plenty of other updates to existing offerings.


 14.45-15.00 Conclusion and Q&A
by Guy Biron, Sales Director - Sitecore
and Philip Achten, Client Service Director - The Reference



It's more than digital, it's your business
The Reference is nothing without its customers. Carglass is the car window repair and replacement specialist for whom we've built a fully responsive Sitecore website. Read more about this client.