Side event SDR at the Flemish-Dutch top in Middelburg

Abdij provinciehuis Middelburg

The cross-border collaboration platform for industrial symbiosis Smart Delta Resources (SDR) organized a side event to the Flemish-Dutch top held on 5 november 2018, 5:30-7:00 am in the provincial building in the old Abbey of Middelburg.


  • Short introduction on Smart Delta Resources and the ‘Roadmap towards a climate neutral industry in 2050‘ by Daniel Goedhuis, SDR programme manager. 
  • Presentation on the cross-border project ‘Steel to chemicals‘ by Arcelor Mittal and Dow Benelux by Manfred van Vlierberghe (CEO Arcelor Mittal Gent) and Anton van Beek (CEO Dow Benelux). 
  • The importance of cross-border infrastructure for the success of the SDR Roadmap projects by Dick Engelhardt (COO North Sea Port). 
  • Official accession of the province of East Flanders to Smart Delta Resources by signing the ‘Memorandum of Understanding‘ by East Flanders Executive Martine Verhoeve.