#GEN 2022 themes in Metz

#GEN, the event Business & Tech benchmark for the regionwill be held at the Robert Schuman Convention Center in Metz on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 September 2022. Almost 80 exhibitors, 90 speakers and several thousand visitors are expected.

Before that 10th editionthe association Grand Est Numérique, organizer of this important meeting dedicated to professionals from all sectors of activity, has placed the time markers for its main themes on the gift and on the future.

On the menu, topics related to occupation and the main areas of development of digital technologies used in a future in the short and medium term, what they change, what they open up as perspectives, what should not be missed. that web3that metaversethat e-commercethat blockchainthat cyber securitydigital marketing will also be major themes that are addressed.

Loudspeakers at a very high level, a new world leader in 2022

It’s a kind of recipe that the organizers adopted from the start: allow non-specialists to do itlisten to very high level experts share their knowledge by popularizing it.

Sometimes unknown to the general public, or sometimes recognized speakers, all have enabled #GEN to establish a reputation for high quality content and solutions found on the stands.

By questioning the work from a digital perspective in 2022, especially after 2 years under covid, which will have profoundly changed the situation in this area, #GEN’s choice will invite Daniel Suskind, world leader for a conference on the future of work is not insignificant.

From other topics covered in 2022#GEN will focus on the future of digital and especially the Internet (web3) and e-commerce, the metaverse, blockchainNFTs (you can even create one yourself during a workshop), cyber security, Tech for Goodand always the digital transformation of companies and local communities.

that detailed program conferences and workshops of #GEN 2022 can be found by clicking here.

A decade spent raising awareness of the effects of digital technologies

Since 2013, the date of the very first edition (#GEN1), the members of the Grand Est Numérique association have never stopped put the finger on the big problems, as well as on the concrete roll-outs of digital technologies which would change or develop the rules of the game.

During each edition, the selected themes for the event have made it possible for professional visitors from the private and public sector, more than 17,000 people have traveled the corridors of #GEN in 9 editions, to get information or clarify their knowledge among themselves, with more than 400 exhibitorsand in direct contact with more than 500 speakers that followed each other in the conference rooms.

Also in every edition the trends that were to become a daily reality was presented by the organizers. What to give food for thought and for anticipating changes in the world professionally, but also interactions between citizens or with local communities. Web 2.0, social networks, marketing automation, internet of things, cryptocurrencies, e-commerce, artificial intelligence, culture, smart territories, blockchainweb3… the list of topics discussed before they become powerful influences is far too long to list here.

#GENx: an anniversary edition

L’The 2022 edition, the 10th in a row (the event could be arranged in 2020 and 2021 by adapting to sanitary conditions), will therefore have something special for members of the association based in Metz, which was created in 2012 by a dozen passionate business leaders from the region.

For this 10th #GEN, it will be both the pursuit of the mission assigned by the association to this event (to give professionals the opportunity to position themselves in the future), but also an opportunity to project themselves into the future of ​​s based on the lessons of the development observed and detailed by the event during its 9 previous editions.

“To know where you are going, you need to know where you came from! The same applies to digital technologies. This 10th edition will also be an opportunity for certain conferences to illustrate the maxim without ever falling into a dusty or nostalgic vision.

#GEN remains the best way to look ahead, focusing on 2 days in the region, something to think about and act on all year and more for leaders and elected officials. In terms of time consumption, it is a more than profitable investment for visitors. »

Frederic SCHNUR1chairman of the association Grand Est Numérique

The association will organize one for the occasion birthday partywhich will be reserved for visitors, stakeholders and partners in the event.

Useful information

Dates and times
Thursday, September 8 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday, September 9 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Meeting point
Robert Schuman Congress Center
112 rue aux Arenes
57000 Metz

Registrations for GEN 2022 are still open online by clicking here.

(1): The president of the Grand Est Numérique association is also the publication director of Tout-Metz, a media partner of #GEN since the first edition.

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