Rein4ced laureaat Fonds Lionel van den Bossche
Rein4ced, a start-up in Leuven developing and producing fibre reinforced composites, is one of the two laureates of the Fonds Lionel van den Bossche. Every year, the Fonds awards two innovative companies with young entrepreneurs.
CFK Valley Innovation Day
Agoria organizes the second CFK Valley Innovation Day on June 29th 2016 in Brussels. The event is focused on composites for railway sector applications.
VOM studieavond duurzame conversielagen en organische primers
Op maandag 20 juni organiseert VOM een studieavond waarin wetenschappelijke inzichten voorgesteld worden rond duurzame conversielagen en organische primers. Spreker van de avond is Prof. Dr. Ir. Herman Terryn (VUB).
workshop self-healing concrete 6.6.2016
At the Magnel Laboratory (UGent) researchers are investigating the possibility to implement self-healing properties in concrete. One of the ongoing research projects, CAPDESIGN, is approaching its end phase. On 6.6.2016, the consortium disseminates their results to a broad audience.
Interreg Crossroads 2
7.25 mio€ has been earmarked for durable innovation projects with Flemish and Dutch partners. CrossRoads 2 will run for a period of 3 years. In a first Call, projects can be submitted until September 30th, 2016.
Eetavontuur with poster award winner Hilke Verbruggen
On 21.10.2015, Hilke Verbruggen (VUB) received the SIM User Forum Poster Award for her poster on self-healing coatings for reinforced concrete. The prize was spent on a team activity at "Eetavontuur", using the science of cooking to create Vietnamese food. Enjoy Hilke's report and pictures!
Final seminar MetalMorphosis 24.02.2016
The EC FP7 project MetalMorphosis on optimization of joining processes for new automotive metal-composite hybrid parts, held its final seminar at BIL (Technologiepark 935, Zwijnaarde).
OVAM and Flemish Material Program win Circular Economy Award in Davos (Switzerland)
OVAM and Flemish Material Program have been awarded a Circular Economy Award for their dedication and efforts in projects on circular economy.
Industry Contact Days at UGent - 15 March 2016
Are you interested in the developments in the field of composite materials, polymer processing, additive manufacturing? Ghent University invites you to the Industry Contact Days.
Belgian Francqui chair 2015 - 2016
Prof. Dr. Herman Terryn (VUB) is the laureate of the Belgian Francqui chair 2015-2016. Find out more about the Francqui chair lectures on protective coatings in March and April.