High-Tech Systems is the annual conference and exhibition with focus on high-end system engineering and disruptive mechatronics.

Techwatch started with the organization of Hightech Mechatronics, a conference for high-tech engineers and technical management in 2007. Together with Syntens, the Dutch Society for Precision Engineering (DSPE) and Brainport Industries Techwatch brought the conference and exhibition in 2013 to an international level with a new name High-Tech Systems.

On 24 and 25 April 2013 the first edition of High-Tech Systems took place at the Klokgebouw in Eindhoven. 


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To announced, Eindhoven area


High-Tech Systems is a meeting place for high-tech professionals and technical decision makers. 

High-Tech Systems provides these professionals with an excellent conference programme on close collaboration between organizations. The programme is compiled by an independent committee existing of experts and professionals from the high-tech systems practice. The conference is an ideal place to exchange information with equals, to find inspiration and to build new relationships.

High-Tech Systems provides executives in the high tech an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest international trends and developments. There are plenty of opportunities to get acquainted with interesting knowledge suppliers and new partners. In addition, they can come in contact with specialists, customers and interesting internationally operating knowledge providers.  

Previous edition

On 16 March 2017, 670 visitors and 31 exhibitors came to Eindhoven for the previous edition of High-Tech Systems.


Mechatronica&Machinebouw is the leading trade magazine for the high-end machine and system construction in Belgium and  the Netherlands. Mechatronica&Machinebouw serves all markets where system development is crucial to stay ahead of the competition. Examples are the machinery construction market for semiconductors and solar cells, the packaging and manufacturing industry, the print industry, offshore and shipbuilding.
Mechatronica&Machinebouw issues 8 times a year with a circulation of over 10,000 copies.