Leonard Springerlaan 2, 9727 KB Groningen, Netherlands


This conference has been postponed until further notice due to measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  

The 9th edition of ICT.OPEN will be organised at MartiniPlaza in Groningen on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th March 2020. More than 500 scientists from all ICT research disciplines and from ICT industry come together to learn from each other, to share ideas and to expand their network.

ICT.OPEN2020 is part of the Dutch Digital Conference from 16th-19th March 2020, organised by NWO and the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy. The Dutch Digital Conference connects science, industry, societal organisations and government. During several events, visitors share their knowledge and work together on innovative digital solutions.

The conference has an exciting new programme with 2 top-level keynote speakers: Anne-Marie Kermarrec and Boris Otto. There will be seven different tracks, enough space for over 20 demos and 100 poster presenters. Speed dates with companies and with invited speakers are also available, as well as award ceremonies and masterclasses pitch and poster design before the event.


  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data / Data Sharing
  • Cyber-physical & Autonomous systems
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Security & Privacy
  • Software Engineering Technology (VERSEN)

Registration will close on 17 February 2020.