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  • Eetavontuur with poster award winner Hilke Verbruggen 14/04/2016
    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 09/02/2016
    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) 02/02/2016
    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 02/02/2016
    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 02/02/2016
    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.
  • Manfred Curbach @ UGent Labo Magnel 02/02/2016
    Prof. Dr. Manfred Curbach from TU Dresden is visiting Ghent University and will give a presentation about the C³ research project on February 17th at Labo Magnel. See complete news item for more information.
  • Kim Verbeken gets Minerva-Award 05/01/2016
    Kim Verbeken is awarded by UGent and gets a Minerva-Award.
  • Masterclass Data-driven innovation Sirris 21/08/2015
    The Sirris Data Innovation team organises a masterclass 'Data-driven innovation beyond the hype’ on October 7, 10:00 – 16:30 @ Diamant Building in Brussels (Bd. A Reyerslaan 80, 1030 Brussels).
  • Laureates FWO excellence awards 06/07/2015
    The Board of Directors of FWO has announced the five laureates of the FWO Excellence Awards. Every 5 years, an international jury awards five leading scientisist for their research career. The awards are considered the "Flemish Nobel prizes".
  • Yves Van Ingelgem (VUB) MIT Innovator of the Year 02/06/2015
    Yves Van Ingelgem (VUB) has been proclaimed "Innovator of the Year" by the prestigious MIT Technology Review.