Mendix World 2016 to Inspire Innovation at Historic Van Nelle Factory in Rotterdam

Boston and Rotterdam - 5 January 2016

Global Conference to Bring Together Over 2,000 IT Professionals, Technical Professionals and Business Leaders Driving Digital Innovation and Transformation Initiatives


Mendix, a leader in digital innovation and application Platform-as-a-Service (aPaaS), today announced that Mendix World 2016, the company’s premier global conference, will take place June 6-8 at the historic Van Nelle Factory in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Mendix World 2016 is a must-attend event for insight on driving digital innovation through modern application delivery. With a theme of “Inspiring Innovation,” the conference helps IT professionals, technical professionals and business leaders worldwide deepen their skills and knowledge in the areas of digital, bimodal IT, mobile, cloud, application development, modernization and aPaaS through keynotes, breakouts, expert-led workshops, product demonstrations and extensive networking. Learning tracks will focus on strategic technology trends, customer-led innovation case studies, digital transformation best practices and product platform capabilities.

Over the past 90 years, the Van Nelle Factory building has churned out a wide variety of products, ranging from coffee and tea to chewing gum and instant pudding. Today, the complex stands as a palace of innovation, housing an array of new media and design companies. During Mendix World 2016, the UNESCO World Heritage Site will provide a stunning backdrop for the brightest minds in business and IT to share ideas, network and inspire each other.

Unique to this year’s event, attendees will have the opportunity to become Rapid Developer Certified by participating in Mendix platform training alongside general sessions. In addition to this valuable training and the general sessions, the event will feature entertainment, a vibrant partner market and much more.

“To thrive in today’s digital economy, companies need to embrace innovation and make it part of their DNA,” said Derek Roos, CEO and co-founder of Mendix. “Mendix World 2016 will inspire attendees to digitally reimagine their future, while providing them with the insight and best practices to make their ideas a reality. We’re looking forward to the biggest and most memorable Mendix World yet.”

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