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Call Innoviris Launch – Brussels Spin-off 2019

Do you work in a research organization and would you like to develop the results from your scientific research by creating a new business in the Brussels-Capital Region? Submit a funding application for the Launch 2019 call.

Since its launch in 2006, this programme has been a great success: thanks to Launch, 23 spin-offs have been created. 12 projets are still running and during the past edition 2 of 5 projects have been selected for funding.

The projects funded under this initiative aim to

  • develop a product, process or service based on results obtained during previous research, and
  • the study of the industrial and commercial operating conditions of the research results

Who is eligible?

The initiative is aimed at research organisms based in the Brussels-Capital Region.

The 3-step procedure

1) Download the form and rules in the toolbox on the French and Dutch version of the Innoviris website.

2) Contact our Tech Transfer Officer Qing Cai on 17 December 2018 at the latest, to help you with writing your proposal and for feedback.
INTERNAL deadline: Monday 17 December 2018.


Your application must be submitted to Innoviris by noon on 18 January 2019, at the latest.

3) Projects that satisfy the admissibility criteria will be assessed by ad-hoc juries of experts between early March and late May 2019. The Government will make a decision regarding funding for the best projects in July. Projects will begin between 01/10/2019 and 01/01/2020.

Do you need more information?

Have a look at the website or contact:

Aline Grosfils
Scientific Advisor
Strategic Research Team
Tel. +32 2 600 50 66
agrosfils@innoviris.brussels