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Urban Air Mobility Initiative
Urban Air Mobility Initiative

Border Cities Extend Cooperation into the Third Dimension to Improve Public Services and Connectivity in the Region The MAHHL-Cities (Maastricht, Aachen, Hasselt, Heerlen, Liège) collectively join the Urban Air Mobility Initiative, supported by the European Commission, to address ever-challenging mobility problems of border cities.
Sep 25, 2018

MyDiagnostick is working on a product version for patients
MyDiagnostick is working on a product version for patients

MyDiagnostick is a smart device which enables the detection of atrial fibrillation in patients, a condition that can cause a stroke. The team behind MyDiagnostick is working on a version of the product just for patients with the support of LED, the predecessor of ESZL. Take a glimpse into the fascinating innovation process.
Sep 24, 2018

GLITCH: het toppunt van technologie
GLITCH: het toppunt van technologie

Provincie Antwerpen, Provincie Limburg en de glastuinbouwsector bouwen samen aan innovaties.
Sep 24, 2018

Ioniqa launching first PET plastic up-cycling plant
Ioniqa launching first PET plastic up-cycling plant

Ioniqa is scaling up its technology for infinite PET plastic upcycling: the technology company is building its first PET plastic up-cycling factory in the Netherlands at Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Geleen. As of summer 2019, PET plastic waste will be converted into high-grade, pure PET raw material, of which new food packaging will be made.
Sep 13, 2018

Fontys Venlo start op Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo
Fontys Venlo start op Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo

Met ingang van dit studiejaar verplaatst Hogeschool Fontys Venlo een deel van de onderwijs- en onderzoeksactiviteiten naar de Brightlands Campus in Venlo.
Sep 11, 2018

Scannexus and MRI.TOOLS announce collaboration
Scannexus and MRI.TOOLS announce collaboration

Scannexus and MRI.TOOLS GmbH are delighted to announce collaboration for the advancement of body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The joint project ‘MENTORA_4_EU’ has been awarded with funding from the EUROSTARS program, an EU Horizon 2020 initiative that supports research-performing small and medium enterprises.
Sep 10, 2018

Maastricht and region emerging as new bio-hub
Maastricht and region emerging as new bio-hub

Maastricht is proving to be a true bio-hub thanks to three major international conferences targeting the sector that will be held at MECC Maastricht. These three events are the annual European Conference on Biomaterials, followed by the European Congress on Biotechnology and finally, the Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics (ESB).
Sep 07, 2018

PVO Limburg and Brightlands are receiving €200.000 subsidy for cyber security in Limburg
PVO Limburg and Brightlands are receiving €200.000 subsidy for cyber security in Limburg

Platform Veilig Ondernemen Limburg (PVO), a group of regional platforms to promote security in business, and Brightlands Smart Services Campus have been awarded a subsidy in the amount of 200,000 Euros for the project Cyber Resilience in Limburg.
Sep 07, 2018

IT students move from classroom to campus
IT students move from classroom to campus

Third and fourth year IT students at Zuyd University of Applied Sciences will start attending classes at the Brightlands Smart Services Campus in Heerlen in the new 2018-2019 academic year and will no longer be attending these at a university building.
Sep 03, 2018

Dutch Biotech Startup Approved for Innovation Loan
Dutch Biotech Startup Approved for Innovation Loan

Dutch Startup Nestegg Biotech B.V. has been approved for a subordinated loan from Rabobank through their “AIL” program. The loans total €150.000 and will be used to bring new “Lab Automation” products to markets serving Dutch and Flemish research institutes and universities this fiscal year.
Sep 03, 2018


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