Welcome to tekDIVE Europe
Here you can find all the practical information, on the congress for technical diving, which is organised every two years.
On 28 and 29 october 2017 tekDIVE is being held in Antwerp (Belgium) for the fourth time, and we’re hoping to welcome many old and new tekdivers!
Famous guest will be lecturing about all the aspects of technical diving, cave wreck, medical and equipment. tekDIVE17 is one of the largest tekdive shows in Europe, and has both guestspeakers, as an exhibition with the major manufacturers and organisations!
DON'T MISS THIS EVENT!
In 2011 , tekdive was first being organised by technical divers Stefan Panis and Vic Verlinden (Wreck Dive team vzw).
On this first event, we welcomed more than 350 guests! The congress is now one of the largest tekdiving events in Europe!
During the years, we have invited quite some guests, giving very interesting lectures with photo and film. Martyn Farr, Rod Mc Donald,,Michael Barnette , Curt Bowen, Pim Van Der Horst,Drazen Goricki, Aldo Ferruci,Richard Lundgren, just to name a few who have lectured on tekdive! Also big names of the Belgian diving community as Erik Wouters and Steven Galicia have been with us!
Tekdive is an event for everyone with an interest for technical and adventeruos diving, regardless your organisation or diving level!
We choose quality, in stead of quantity! Stefan Panis and Vic Verlinden - organisation tekDIVE-event
- Day ticket: 35€
- Weekendpass: 60€
- Group (min. 10 tickets): 30€ a person/day ticket
- Meet&Greet dinner: - find out more about the Meet&Greet-diner here
Wreck Dive Team vzw
BE89 8601 1331 6085
Please mention your name, address and email + number of tickets (and "meet and greet diner" if wanted) with your reservation.
Ter Elst Congres Center.
Tel: +32 (0)3450 90 00
Ter Elst – www.terelst.be
Hotel Antigone – www.antigonehotel.be
thanks to all our sponsors, this show is not possible without you!
Our media partners:
Armando Ribeiro - more info
specialty: Underwater Photography and video
subject of presentation: Inside the Alviela
Exploration of the Spring of “Olhos de Agua do Alviela”. The Alviela is the one of biggest Waterground in Europe, located in the Maciço Calcário Estremenho in Portugal. Our talk, will speak about the risks and difficulties of exploring the cave more than 1200 meters in side and 140 meters deep
Daan Pol - more info
from: The Netherlands
profession: Owner Ortega submersibles
subject of presentation: The Ortega submersible
Daan will lecture about the design, the construction, the building and the capability's of the Ortega!
Darragh Norton - more info
specialty: Wreck/cave diving - Photo/video
subject of presentation: Uboats, battleships and liners - Ireland
Give a snap shot of the technical wreck diving off the coast of Ireland. From the tragedy of the sinking of the Lusitania off the south coast to the u-boats, battleships sunk in the clear Atlantic waters of the north west coast