Philips celebrates its 125 years and Eindhoven literally rolls out the blue carpet. Of course there is room for a look back, but on 14 and 15 May, the official anniversary weekend, the city will celebrate the future foremost. Imagination, experimentation, technology, collaboration and innovation are central.

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Author profile picture Bart Brouwers is co-founder and co-owner of Media52 BV, the publisher of