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Saudi Aramco to support study in Biobased Materials by Maastricht University
Saudi Aramco to support study in Biobased Materials by Maastricht University

Saudi Aramco is supporting a research program on the Sustainability of Biobased Materials in a circular economy at the Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials (AMIBM).
Jun 21, 2017

DSM opens Solar Technology Lab at Brightlands Chemelot Campus
DSM opens Solar Technology Lab at Brightlands Chemelot Campus

DSM has opened a Solar Technology Lab at Brightlands Chemelot Campus to realize innovations on solar panels.
Jun 20, 2017

Sekisui S-Lec establishes European Research Center at Brightlands Chemelot Campus
Sekisui S-Lec establishes European Research Center at Brightlands Chemelot Campus

Sekisui S-Lec establishes its European Research Center at Brightlands Chemelot Campus. Furthermore, Sekisui S-Lec is planning to expand its manufacturing capacities at Chemelot and Roermond. Sekisui S-Lec also celebrates its 20th anniversary in the Netherlands.
Jun 14, 2017

Tom Dumoulin won Giro mede dankzij product van Brightlands
Tom Dumoulin won Giro mede dankzij product van Brightlands

Tom Dumoulin droeg tijdens de Giro fietskleding die is versterkt met Dyneema® van DSM. De supersterke Dyneema-vezel is op Brightlands Chemelot Campus uitgevonden en verder ontwikkeld.
Jun 02, 2017

PharmaCell sold to Lonza
PharmaCell sold to Lonza

Lonza has completed the acquisition of PharmaCell, located at the Brightlands campuses in Maastricht and Sittard-Geleen. PharmaCell was selected due to its core expertise in autologous cell and gene therapy manufacturing. Autologous therapies use a patient’s own cells, allogeneic therapies use donor cells.
Jun 01, 2017

InnoSyn BV founded as independent chemical process R&D company at Brightlands Chemelot Campus
InnoSyn BV founded as independent chemical process R&D company at Brightlands Chemelot Campus

The DSM Innovative Synthesis Research Center, which was a part of DSM Chemical Technology R&D BV, is now an independent company, named InnoSyn BV, located at Brightlands Chemelot Campus.
May 04, 2017

Industrial parks in Limburg and China tighten bonds
Industrial parks in Limburg and China tighten bonds

Chemelot, represented by Brightlands Chemelot Campus and Sitech Services, and Maoming Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone (MHIDZ) and Maoming Maonan Petrochemical Industrial Park in China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
Apr 26, 2017

Girls Day lets girls get acquainted with bèta, technique and ICT
Girls Day lets girls get acquainted with bèta, technique and ICT

Girls Day lets girls get acquainted with bèta, technique and ICT (Dutch press release),
Apr 07, 2017

Building a South Limburg infrastructure for the development of biological medicines
Building a South Limburg infrastructure for the development of biological medicines

A partnership of Maastricht University and Basic Pharma Technologies to transform scientific biomedical research into market-oriented applications.
Feb 28, 2017


Upcoming events

31 Aug
ODS Classic, Amstel Gold Race Experience

A beautiful, private cycling tour through Limburg. With an expected number of 1,250 participants over 3 distances (75, 95 and 130 km) a real happening!

07 Sep
UM Alumnidag

Ben jij afgestudeerd aan de Universiteit Maastricht? Kom dan naar de Alumnidag op 7 september in Maastricht! Het wordt een dag vol inspiratie, nostalgie en fun! Alle alumni zijn van harte welkom!

09 Sep
Brightlands Rolduc Polymer Conference

The second edition of this Polymer Conference will highlight both academic and industrial developments in polymer science and technology for human health.

12 Sep
Pinkpop Challenge in Venlo

Uitreiking van alle BRIGHT IDEAS aan 'Mr. Pinkpop' Jan Smeets op Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo. De ideeën van de Brightlands Pinkpop Challenge worden de komende tijd gecombineerd en verder verrijkt in de ‘innovatiemolen’ van Brightlands.

20 Sep
It's time to Get Out of the Building again!

Start-ups and Scale ups from Brightlands, student innovators, ambitious SME’s will show their pioneering ideas in the fields of sustainability, health and materials. During the innovation market, community members and businesses will showcase their breakthroughs.

26 Sep
Nanotechnology Crossing Borders

Join us during the third edition of the Nanotechnology Crossing Borders event at the University of Hasselt. Do you want to boost your knowledge and get updated on the latest developments in nanotechnology? The topics of this year’s event focuses on both the health and energy domain.

30 Sep
Innovation pitch Wonen Limburg

We are looking for partners who have good ideas concerning sustainability and carbon neutrality in housing construction! Do you have an idea that should really become visible? Register your idea before July 30 and participate in the “Innovation Pitch Limburg”!

27 Oct
ODS Autumn walk

The ODS Autumn walk 2019 will be held on Sunday october 27th. Start and finish location is in Gronsveld. We create the best routes together with the hiking professionals of “Wandelvereniging Vilt”. It promises to be a walk with beautiful views and various sights in the hills of Limburg.