Tomorrow is unstoppable. Embrace the future at SuperNova!

Who is it for?Top

SuperNova invites all professionals, entrepreneurs, creatives, researchers, innovators & investors to squeeze time and embrace tomorrow at the SuperNova Professional summit on September 27 & 28. Connect with game-changers and discover inspiring speakers, visionary technologies, businesses of tomorrow & potential talent.

During the weekend, we invite you to discover and experience the life of tomorrow at the SuperNova Expedition. This unique and interactive expedition spans a total of 16 locations, with more than 120 interactive installations and demos that will amaze you. We invite you to enjoy the surprising music and performances, the hands-on workshops and the various talks where you will learn more about how scientists and futurists envision our future. The Expedition is open from 10 AM to 6 PM and is for free.

When is it?Top

SuperNova takes place on September 27 ∙ 28 ∙ 29 ∙ 30 2018.

The SuperNova Professional summit takes place on September 27 and 28 and features the conference, tech fair, exclusive investor pitching and talentbuzz.

The public SuperNova festival takes place on September 29 and 30 with the free expedition, tech fair and talentbuzz. No ticket is needed during these 2 days.

What does it cost?Top

The SuperNova Professional summit takes place on September 27 & 28 2018. It features the conference, tech fair and exclusive investor pitching, as well as the expedition and talent buzz. All conference tickets are sold out.

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During the weekend, the SuperNova Festival is for free and open to all. 

Are food and drinks included?Top

Food and drinks are included in your SuperNova pass for September 27 & 28. We are providing quality catering to complete your experience at SuperNova. 

On September 29 & 30, we encourage you to explore the local bars and restaurants around the festival site. There will also be food and drink options available at the Waagnatie or in 2050 Pavilion (only drinks). We accept only cashless payment here.


Where is it?Top

The SuperNova area will cover the entire “Eilandje” area, the port of Antwerp, Belgium. Stretching from the Waagnatie over MAS and Felix Pakhuis to Retail Detail, the festival is hosted at several sites - both indoor and outdoor - and will even include some brand new constructions.

The main event hall for the SuperNova Professional Summit on September 27 & 28 is the Waagnatie at Rijnkaai 150 2000 Antwerp. On the weekend, you can start exploring the Expedition wherever you like. The festival has no entrance or starting point.

Getting thereTop

Het Eilandje of Antwerp will be car-free during the festival. Please avoid Tavernierkaai, Rijnkaai and Godefriduskaai. We advise visitors to use public transport or bike to get to the festival site. Parking near Het Eilandje will not be possible. Plan your route now

Where can I stay?Top

The Antwerp Convention Bureau has a comprehensive listing of places you can choose from in Antwerp. Reserve your room now

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