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Brightlands Innovation Factory joins forces with French incubator IncubAlliance
Brightlands Innovation Factory joins forces with French incubator IncubAlliance

Brightlands Innovation Factory starts collaboration with IncubAlliance, one of the top ten research clusters in the world.
Jan 31, 2017

Brightlands Innovation Factory and Sport Innovation Centre Limburg will support start-ups together
Brightlands Innovation Factory and Sport Innovation Centre Limburg will support start-ups together

The Sport Innovation Centre and Brightlands Innovation Factory develop and support startups with sport innovations - innovations in the areas of materials, nutrition, health and smart services, with which (top) athletes can improve their performance.
Jan 23, 2017

Sitech Services signs Letter of Intent for new office building at Brightlands Chemelot Campus
Sitech Services signs Letter of Intent for new office building at Brightlands Chemelot Campus

Sitech Services signs Letter of Intent for new office building at Brightlands Chemelot Campus
Jan 12, 2017

Textile from biobased material via BioTex Fieldlab soon to be available
Textile from biobased material via BioTex Fieldlab soon to be available

MODINT, AMIBM and CHILL have pulled together to set up an open innovation center for research into the development of fibers and yarns from biopolymers. The center will develop new textile production processes and applications for this.
Dec 14, 2016

Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials officially open
Aachen-Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials officially open

AMIBM opens 1500 m² of new laboratories and presents new installations and initiatives. AMIBM is a collaboration of Maastricht University, RWTH Aachen and Fraunhofer for research into modern biobased materials.
Dec 09, 2016

Campuses in the Netherlands publish manifesto
Campuses in the Netherlands publish manifesto

Eight campuses in the Netherlands have pulished the manifesto "Motor of a strong and sustainable economy: Top Science & Innovation Parks in the Netherlands".
Nov 22, 2016

Exhibition 'Crossings' open
Exhibition 'Crossings' open

Exhibition "Crossings" opened at Brightlands Chemelot Campus.
Nov 22, 2016

Matisse Pharmaceuticals secures € 1.9 million financing round led by Chemelot Ventures
Matisse Pharmaceuticals secures € 1.9 million financing round led by Chemelot Ventures

Matisse to proceed preclinical development followed by a phase I/II study for the development of M6229 for the treatment of severe sepsis and septic shock.
Nov 17, 2016

Announcements during opening Center Court at Brightlands campus
Announcements during opening Center Court at Brightlands campus

Center Court was officially opened and during the opening celebration announcements were made: new PP pilot plant enables SABIC to meet key industry needs; DSM-Niaga ready for commercial scale production of 100%-recyclable carpets
Nov 16, 2016

InSciTe and Neuroplast develop unique concept to bring innovations to patients
InSciTe and Neuroplast develop unique concept to bring innovations to patients

Stem cell company Neuroplast and Chemelot InSciTe have entered a partnership to acquire the necessary permits and approvals for creating a so-called matrix GMP facility.
Nov 15, 2016


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.