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2018

Brightlands company Qwiek celebrates its fifth anniversary
Brightlands company Qwiek celebrates its fifth anniversary

It’s Qwiek’s birthday! On April 21, this Heerlen-based company will be celebrating its fifth year of being in business. This auspicious anniversary will be ushered in today in style with a major event at the Forum at the Brightlands Smart Services Campus in Heerlen.
Apr 20, 2018

Maastricht University is a linchpin in national microscopy research
Maastricht University is a linchpin in national microscopy research

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) is allocating more than 17 million euros in subsidies for the further development of a Dutch network for electron microscopy (NEMI). Almost 5 million of this will go to UM
Apr 17, 2018

Gerard van Doremaele about ARLANXEO
Gerard van Doremaele about ARLANXEO

ARLANXEO manufactures synthetic rubber. Watch the video with Head of R&D Gerard van Doremaele.
Apr 17, 2018

Chemical industry takes concrete steps towards energy & feedstock transition
Chemical industry takes concrete steps towards energy & feedstock transition

Today's Trilateral Innovation Workshop, attended by representatives from industry, knowledge institutes, and governments, kicked off the energy and feedstock transition for the chemical industry.
Apr 13, 2018

Former mayor of Eindhoven Rob van Gijzel joins Dutch Blockchain Coalition
Former mayor of Eindhoven Rob van Gijzel joins Dutch Blockchain Coalition

Former mayor of Eindhoven Rob van Gijzel joins Dutch Blockchain Coalition
Apr 12, 2018

Collaboration Brightlands Smart Services Campus and Dutchchain Blockchaingers Hackathon
Collaboration Brightlands Smart Services Campus and Dutchchain Blockchaingers Hackathon

Collaboration between the Brightlands Smart Services Campus and Dutchchain Blockchaingers Hackathon
Apr 12, 2018

Brightlands community gets involved in measuring pollution
Brightlands community gets involved in measuring pollution

Brightlands Smart Services Campus resident DDQ seeks to get the Campus community involved in project MONOCLE in order to detect air and water pollution from the ground, using smartphones, drones and other sensors.
Apr 12, 2018

Brightlands start-up innovates with environmentally conscious app for the shipping industry
Brightlands start-up innovates with environmentally conscious app for the shipping industry

How can ships use less fuel and produce less CO₂? According to the Dutch company Trapps Wise and the Flemish company Novation, they can do this by optimizing their navigation speed between locks.
Apr 12, 2018

Major subsidy for research on using stem cells for tissue repair
Major subsidy for research on using stem cells for tissue repair

Stem cells offer the unique possibility to repair or replace damaged tissue and organs in the human body. This offers hope to patients with chronic illnesses and degenerative conditions. The success of stem cell therapies is however plagued by a lack of knowledge on how stem cells guide regenerative processes, and a lack of reliable research methods for determining this capability.
Apr 12, 2018

Ben Bovendeerd about Technoforce
Ben Bovendeerd about Technoforce

Technoforce manufactures physical separation and purification systems for the chemical industry. Watch the video with Director Technology & Business Ben Bovendeerd.
Apr 06, 2018