Rising Star nominees announced

Most promising technology companies in Belgium

The ten Rising Star finalists are known. The winners will be revealed during the Awards Ceremony on 16 November 2016 at The Egg in Brussels.

25 October 2016

10 technology startups competing for the Rising Star award

The Rising Star nominees have the potential to become market leaders. These promising technology companies have been identified by the jury as high-potential and future growers.

AproPLAN Brussels Thomas Goubau
EyeSee Ghent Olivier Tilleuil
GuardSquare Leuven Heidi Rakels
Intuo Ghent Tim Clauwaert
Predicube Berchem David Martens
Silverfin Ghent Joris Van Der Gucht
SmartNodes Liège Jean Beka
THEOplayer Leuven Steven Tielemans
UgenTec Hasselt Wouter Uten
Xenomatix Leuven Filip Geuens

The winner will be announced during the Deloitte Technology Award Ceremony on 16 November 2016.

Pitch presentation

The Rising Star nominees will be judged on scalability, experience, management team expertise and highly promising growth during a pitch presentation in front of an independent jury chaired by Duco Sickinghe, CEO Fortino and former CEO Telenet. You can meet the Rising Star jury here.

The Rising Star event will be held on 16 November at the same time as the Fast 50 Business Forum. It will be followed by the Fast 50 Awards Ceremony during which the 2016 Rising Star and Most Disruptive Innovator will be revealed.

For more information about the Rising Star competition click here or send an email to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 team at

Domobios, winner Rising Star Award 2015

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