SuperNova 2018

From 27 to 30 September, the first edition of the SuperNova technology and future festival took place in Antwerp.

The first two days, which were aimed at a professional audience, were sold out in advance and brought a total of 4120 people to the Waagnatie. The sunny weekend brought in more than 30,000 people in over 16 locations and pavilions on the Het Eilandje.

SuperNova in NumbersTop

  • 47 speakers
  • 90+ companies at the Tech Fair
  • 376 pitching minutes by 47 scale-ups from 13 European countries
  • 185 VCs attending from 14 different countries
  • 1,000+ one-on-one meetings in the first two days
  • More than 30,000 visitors for the weekend alone from 23 different countries

SuperNova in ActionTop

Watch the aftermovie of SuperNova Professional
(September 27&28, Thursday and Friday)




Watch the aftermovie of the SuperNova Public Festival
(September 29&30, Saturday and Sunday)




Get inspired by the talks of our SuperNova 2018 speakers





Come find out

Ticket Required
27 THU
28 FRI

For a few days only, today’s thought leaders, the most promising scale-ups, and outstanding companies from around the globe gather in Antwerp - to talk, pitch and showcase. As a professional, entrepreneur, creative, researcher, innovator or investor, SuperNova allows you to squeeze time and embrace tomorrow.

29 SAT
30 SUN

The SuperNova festival is a one-of-a-kind immersive experience, occupying “Het Eilandje” in Antwerp. Feed your curiosity and discover the new ideas and technologies for tomorrow!  

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