KU Leuven, together with the Flemish government, is putting its weight behind the expansion of the EdTech sector

has officially opened its doors in Kortrijk. It is the starting point for the development of a strong Flemish EdTech sector, at the initiative of the Flemish Minister of Economy and Innovation Hilde Crevits. provides space for researchers, schools and companies to experiment and collaborate on new educational technologies for education and training in companies. … Read more

The balance: The Flemish labor market is less healthy than assumed – Companies

At 74 percent, the Belgian employment rate is below the euro area average, according to the latest figures from Eurostat. Flanders scores relatively well with 78.3 per cent. But there is no reason for euphoria, shows an analysis by labor economist Stijn Baert. Unemployment is low, but for the inactivity rate (non-employed who are not … Read more

How are Leiden’s listed biotech companies doing? The Leiden biotech index makes it clear

(Read more about Bio Science Park here) On February 11 this year, a disaster strikes for the Leiden biotech company ProQR. On that day, CEO Daniel de Boer must announce that the drug Sepofarsen, which his company is developing for rare eye diseases, is not working. “A sad day for everyone involved in this program,” … Read more

Are budgets for data protection rising enough?

The companies’ response to the corona pandemic became a huge proof of concept for technology: Organizations had to immediately invest in digital applications, which would normally be spread over several years. However, higher technology budgets are more of a long-term trend than a short-term solution. This is reflected in the fact that companies focus on … Read more

Are budgets for data protection rising enough?

The companies’ response to the corona pandemic became a huge proof of concept for technology: Organizations had to immediately invest in digital applications, which would normally be spread over several years. However, higher technology budgets are more of a long-term trend than a short-term solution. This is reflected in the fact that companies focus on … Read more