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Spin-off eTheRNA opens new lab

In the new lab in Niel, the company will be able to create its own m(essenger)RNA as part of the immunotherapy which is developed to fight skin cancer. Etherna has also appointed a new CEO: Steve Powell. …

VUB professor and students receive Cera Award

Professor Ann Dooms of the research group Digital Mathematics and three students engineering at the VUB bring home a Cera Award. Ann Dooms received the Senior Cera Award 2018 for her work around mathematical…

Call TETRA-projects 2018-2019

The TETRA call is open to research groups from Flemish colleges of higher education and Flemish universities, which are actively engaged in practice-oriented research. Join the info sessions in Brussels…

Research Grant Competition by Roche Diagnostics

In November 2018, Roche Diagnostics will celebrate its 60th anniversary in Belgium. In the light of this event, Roche, together with BlueHealth Innovation Center, is organizing a Research Grant Competition…

Advanced Starter Seminars: 3 new hands-on sessions this year!

Boost your entrepreneurship and build your own businessThis year we expand the Advanced Starter Seminars with three additional hands-on sessions. * Rob Heyman, Senior Researcher at IMEC-SMIT (VUB) will…

The aftermath of SuperNova 2018

With a high turnout over the 4 days, we can say that the first edition of SuperNova 2018 was a great success! Professionals as well as youngsters and elderly found their way to the tech fair and discovered…

Platform for Brussels incubators

The 4 Brussels incubators BLSI, Greenbizz, EEBIC and ICAB are united under the Platform of the Brussels Incubators. The platform is a partnership which aims to improve strategic consultation and operational…

Zellik welcomes two unique green living labs

On September 17, 300 guests from the corporate and academic world gathered in Zellik for the second event of the Green Energy Park of the VUB and the UZ Brussel. On the site, which is still a green lawn…

Collibra on Forbes Cloud 100 list

Collibra, VUB spin-off and leader in enterprise data governance, has been named for the second consecutive year to the Forbes Cloud 100, the definitive list of the top 100 privately-held cloud companies…

VUB & ULB launched VBO/FEB-chair ‘Transitioning Belgian Companies into Circularity’

The chair is held by VUB mobility specialist Cathy Macharis (MOBI) and bio-engineer Wouter Achten of the ULB. The main objective of the chair is to contribute to the transition of companies to the circular…