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Building relations with industry and society

Interested in research collaboration with VUB?

VUB TechTransfer is a multidisciplinary team that supports the process leading from scientific discovery and exploration of new knowledge up to invention and development. It facilitates implementation of promising technologies and knowledge of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in industry and society.

Contact us for questions on

  • applied and strategic contract research
  • patent portfolio and licensing of technologies
  • financing opportunities in case of collaboration
  • consultancy and testing facilities
  • incubation and infrastructure
  • VUB spin-off portfolio

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Our mission

To create a positive impact on society and people's lives through the valorization of scientific research. Together we connect the university’s innovative research expertise with society and industry.

Get in touch with our Business Developers

Liesbeth Bosman
Business Developer Industry & Flemish projects
Qing Cai
Business Developer Brussels projects
Jessica Hekking
Valorisation Advisor Human & Social Sciences
Jacky Boonen
Business Developer Spin-offs

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VUB Spin-Off portfolio

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Together with its strategic partners VUB Foundation - the philantropic fundraising team - and Crosstalks - VUB's exchange platform between academic and corporate researchers, philosophers, artists, designers, policymakers and citizens - VUB TechTransfer strives towards connecting science and society.

Foundation - Invest in society

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Crosstalks - Academic and corporate networking

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