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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

16 May
Fundamentals of Data Science

A new series of the BISS program “Fundamentals of Data Science” will start again on Thursday, May 16 at the Brightlands Smart Services Campus.

22 May
Congress on Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair

This 3-day meeting is focused on the most recent advances in neurorehabilitation research that are ripe for translation, providing opportunities to share knowledge, experience, and most recent developments in applying evidence-based practice.

22 May
Congress on Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair

Third International Congress on Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair organized by the Dutch, Belgian and German Societies for neurorehabilitation and the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Neurology in the United Kingdom will bridge the gap between neuroscience and practice.

24 May
Champignondagen

Mushroom Valley gaat studenten informeren, maar vooral enthousiasmeren, voor de paddenstoelensector!

26 May
87th EAS Congress

During the meeting we will explore the latest developments in research into the causes of atherosclerosis and related vascular disease, and how these may affect the clinical guidelines for diagnosis and treatment.

27 May
Café Latino

If you like to talk Spanish with Latino lovers. Please join our Latino community!

29 May
Game Night iLab Politie

Het innovatielab (iLab) van de Politie organiseert een Game Night voor de community van de Brightlands Smart Services Campus. PlayStation, xBox, HTC Vive Pro en zelfs de good old Nintendo 64. You name it; wij hebben het.

29 May
Conquest for Paradise

Wat is er nodig om tot een nieuw duurzaam economisch model te komen? In de serious game 'Conquest for Paradise' ervaar je de effecten van de transitie naar een duurzame samenleving. Speel jij mee?

29 May
Brightlands Onboarding Event

Each month, new employees of the companies and institutes at Brightlands Chemelot Campus are invited for an information session during lunchtime: the Onboarding Events

06 Jun
Summit APG Groeifabriek Basisweg

Tijdens deze summit is het mogelijk diverse workshops te volgen op het gebied van AI, Blockchain en Climate. Daarnaast bestaat de mogelijkheid om over de innovatiemarkt te lopen, hier laat de GroeiFabriek zien met welke experimenten het team bezig is.

06 Jun
Brightlands Young Professionals Session

“From hydrocarbons to carbohydrates (and CO2)”. 40 years of new innovations to come, by Jan Ravenstijn

06 Jun
yOUrExperience

Interested in Innovation Management, Smart Services and/or Sustainability? Do you want to learn more on these themes? Join the yOUrExperience event !

11 Jun
In gesprek met Ellie Lust

Wat betekent diversiteit en inclusie op de werkvloer in de praktijk? Wat is de toegevoegde waarde daarvan? En wat zijn de ervaringen van Ellie Lust bij de politie? Deze en vele andere vragen komen aan bod, maar jij kunt natuurlijk ook zelf vragen stellen aan Ellie Lust.

13 Jun
Advanced & breakthrough therapies: from idea to patient

QbD, Antleron, Inovigate, Eye-Tec, Neuroplast and Anicells would like to invite you to their event on Advanced & Breakthrough therapies. By means of different keynotes that afternoon, they intend to highlight the different aspects of the ATMP-lifecycle.

15 Jun
Met het Brightlands Team naar Limburgs Mooiste?

De 28e editie van Limburgs Mooiste wielerevenement vindt plaats op 15 juni. Ben je sportief en wil je graag meedoen met hét fietsevenement van Zuid Limburg. Meld je dan aan voor het Brightlands team.


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