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Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus connects with the best hospitals in Sichuan, Western China
Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus connects with the best hospitals in Sichuan, Western China

At the initiative of Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus, a Limburg-based Life Sciences delegation consisting of 16 health-care professionals visited Chengdu (Sichuan Province) in China from 27 to 31 October 2014. During these days, 4 Memoranda of Understanding were signed.
Dec 08, 2014

A revolution in cancer surgery is coming
A revolution in cancer surgery is coming

Over the past few weeks the research group of Ron Heeren - from the cutting-edge M4I institute at Maastricht University – has made a technological breakthrough in their laboratory that may unleash a revolution in cancer surgery: An imaging technique that allows the most precise imaging ever during surgery of not only tumours but also the earliest stages of malignant tissue.
Nov 25, 2014

SABIC world’s first low emission gas carriers cut chemical environmental impact
SABIC world’s first low emission gas carriers cut chemical environmental impact

Two new liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered sea vessels will be named on Teesside today. Operated by shipowner Anthony Veder, the new ships will carry Liquefied Ethylene Gas (LEG) from SABIC’s Wilton facility on Teesside to manufacturing plants in North-West Europe and Scandinavia. The chemicals will be used to make a range of everyday items such as food packaging, PVC, detergents and adhesives.
Nov 19, 2014

Big boost for Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus
Big boost for Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus

The Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus will be undergoing a true metamorphosis in the coming years. At the end of it, a new, eye-catching building - Mosae Vita - will be the face and the icon of the campus. It will also be a breeding ground for innovation in the care sector, bringing patient, GP, specialist, academic, and professional together. The coming of the new building will be part of a dramatic facelift for the campus as a whole. Expect a whole new image, full of open spaces and meeting places in a park-like environment.
Nov 14, 2014

Brains Unlimited wins Nederland ICT Impact Award 2014
Brains Unlimited wins Nederland ICT Impact Award 2014

Brains Unlimited wins the Nederland ICT Impact Award 2014, which was awarded at the night of the Digital Economy, 30 September 2014.
Oct 06, 2014

Campus Heerlen off to flying start
Campus Heerlen off to flying start

Heerlen is becoming the heart of a new campus with an international profile for the development of smart services. The coming years will see nearly €40 million in investments in the campus, with a total input of €100 million over ten years. The goal is to create 2000 to 2500 new jobs in dozens of start-ups, spin-offs, and companies that the campus will draw to the region. International consultancy Accenture and business services provider Conclusion have already shown their interest in establishing in Limburg and giving the Smart Services campus a flying start.
Oct 01, 2014

Brightlands announced in The Hague
Brightlands announced in The Hague

To increase the international attractiveness of Chemelot Campus, Maastricht Health Campus and our region, the Province of Limburg and the “Kennis-As Limburg” partners have proudly announced this afternoon in The Hague, that as from today, their collaboration will be emphasized by a new collective brand: Brightlands.
Sep 15, 2014

MU and Basic Pharma develop new medicine for the treatment of sepsis
MU and Basic Pharma develop new medicine for the treatment of sepsis

Matisse Pharmaceuticals B.V., a spin-off from the Basic Pharma Group, will develop the new drug for the treatment of sepsis. Mattisse has obtained an exclusive license from Maastricht University to commercialise the drug world-wide.
Sep 11, 2014


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Upcoming events

22 Jan
Brightlands Young Professionals Session

The event “Pilot testing: bridging the gap between the laboratory and full scale plants”- by Emiel van Kimmenade, is organized by the Brightlands Young Professionals. Are you an ambitious professional, willing to broaden your network and learn from Emiel van Kimmenade? Be welcome!

22 Jan
College Tour 'The Scientist and Society'

What's the role of the scientist in conveying research results to society? Get insights on the scientists' interaction with other scientists, regulators, research funding agencies, the industry and the public through media.

22 Jan
Opening nieuwe campusfaciliteiten

Afgelopen maanden is er druk gebouwd op Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo. Op 22 januari worden twee nieuwe campusfaciliteiten feestelijk geopend.

24 Jan
Robotisering biedt kansen

Om arbeid in de agrarische en fresh warehousing sector toekomstbestendig te maken is innovatie op het gebied van robotisering en artificial intelligence essentieel.

24 Jan
Hospital of the Future: Imaging / Data Science

Maastricht Imaging Valley is organising the 2nd event in the BuSyBee series ‘Hospital of the Future’. In the framework of the HYPEREGIO project BusyBee, the project consortium organizes a partner-matching event on the topic of Imaging and Data.

24 Jan
Exclusive Google event for Dutch scale-ups

Google presents, in collaboration with Brightlands and World Startup Factory, an exclusive event for Dutch scale-ups. Presentations by Vince Meens and Yanick Dols from Brightlands and Simon van der Jagt from Nowi. Location is Google Amsterdam.

24 Jan
HollandBIO Year Event 2019

Het HollandBIO Year Event is hét jaarlijkse event waarmee HollandBIO haar leden en relaties op feestelijke wijze bedanken voor de steun en plezierige samenwerking

25 Jan
Openingssymposium SEH

Het Maastricht UMC+ opent haar nieuwe Spoedeisende Hulp met een symposium in de "Lou Brans Brabant Cour" in het Maastricht UMC+.

30 Jan
Bedrijvendag Ambassadeursconferentie 2019

Wilt u internationaal ondernemen of uw activiteiten in het buitenland uitbreiden? Kom dan op woensdag 30 januari naar de Bedrijvendag tijdens de Ambassadeursconferentie 2019 in Den Haag.

31 Jan
Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus 5 jaar!

Dit jaar bestaat Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus 5 jaar! Deze mijlpaal willen we samen met u vieren. De uitnodiging voor ons event volgt binnenkort. Reserveer alvast donderdag 31 januari 2019 vanaf 13.00 uur in uw agenda.

01 Feb
The Journey of the Digital Experience over Cybersecurity

Onderwijs en bedrijfsleven slaan de handen ineen voor: The Journey of the Digital Experience over cybersecurity met praktische challenges op het gebied van cyberweerbaarheid. 

01 Feb
BIF: Get Out of the Building Unplugged

We invite you to witness the progress of the new generation of pioneers at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus (Center Court). At the end of the intensive Fall Start-up program, our startups will pitch their solution with innovations in Bio-based Materials, 3D Printing, Health, AI, Blockchain and Fintech.

05 Feb
HAS Food Experience

HAS Food Experience opent haar deuren! Namens Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo nodigen wij je van harte uit voor de HAS Food Experience bij HAS Hogeschool in Den Bosch.

06 Feb
4th Future of Surfactants Summit

For its 4th edition, the Future of Surfactants Summit is setting off in Madrid, Spain, on the 6th & 7th February 2019.

06 Feb
FHML Valorization Day 'Bringing Science to Society'

What is knowledge valorization and why is it so important?


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