Making all plastic packaging on the market reusable or easily recyclable by 2030 is the objective of the first European strategy on the subject. Overconsumption is also on the radar of the Luxembourg government, which is determined to encourage a reduced consumption of single-use plastics. Stakeholders from the Greater Region met in Luxembourg to discuss the prospects for reducing and recovering this waste.
The European Research Council announced the recipients of its Consolidator Grant competition: 291 top scientists across Europe, including one Luxembourgish. Funding for these researchers, part of the Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, is worth in total €573 million and will give them a chance to build up their teams and have far-reaching impact
Luxinnovation will shortly launch a new call for applications for its successful accelerator programme Fit 4 Start. Discover how previous participants have benefited from the programme.
Supporting digitalisation in order to modernise the administration and foster innovation is a priority for both Monaco and Luxembourg. The two countries signed a declaration of intent on 6 December 2018 as a basis of collaboration in the digital field.
The Ehlinger family could have come up with Charles Darwin’s theory: “It is the one best adapting to change who evolves”. From the sale of coal to the development of real estate activities under the umbrella of the Schuler Group, the history of the Ehlingers is a succession of winds that turn, bounce backs and intuitions rewarded.
Are you looking to enhance your cooperation and business partnerships with your fellow members of the ICT Cluster?
Join us for the December edition of the cluster’s "Present Yourself" breakfast where new members will briefly present their company and its competences to initiate collaborations between cluster members. Read more
After the successful third edition, the Mind & Market in Luxembourg Annual Forum - the quintessential rendezvous for innovation in the Greater Region - will open its doors again on 13 December 2018. Do not miss this opportunity to network with professionals and project holders! Read more
Luxinnovation and its partners, Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB), Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg (IBBL), Laboratoire national de santé (LNS) and Luxembourg Institute of Health (LIH), are pleased to invite you to an international conference and networking event celebrating 10 years of medical breakthrough funding by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI). Read more
The European Commission (DG FISMA) is organising an Investor Workshop on Investment Protection in the EU on 17 December 2018 in Brussels.
The workshop will take place in the context of the Commission Communication on "Protection of intra-EU investment" adopted on 19 July 2018 and will also touch upon consequences of the Achmea judgment. The Communication aims to strengthen the business environment for EU investors. Read more
Latest press releases
Organised at Kinepolis Kirchberg, the Fit 4 Start Selection & Graduation Day showcased a number of new products and discoveries. Featuring about sixty pitches, the event put the spotlight on entre... Read more
Organisé au Kinepolis Kirchberg, ce Selection & Graduation Day de Fit 4 Start a offert son lot de nouveautés et de découvertes. Rythmée par une soixantaine de pitchs, la journée a mis à l’honneur ... Read more
A day full of fresh ideas and innovative projects; inspiring start-ups in the fields of ICT and Health Technologies present themselves. The next Fit 4 Start Selection & Graduation Day will take pl... Read more
Une journée pleine d’idées et de projets innovants ; des start-up inspirantes qui se présentent… La journée de sélection et de remise des diplômes Fit 4 Start se déroulera le 4 octobre 2018 au Kinepol... Read more
Luxembourg, September 12, 2018 – The Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA) officially launched operations today with the goal of promoting the further economic development of the Grand Duchy’s space industry ... Read more
Happen Magazine Issue #2
Luxembourg, great place to live and work
Luxinnovation - Your Trusted Partner for Business
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6 detailed fact sheets about business permit, legal form, immigration, taxation, settling down and education explain to foreign investors how to set up a business in Luxembourg and which administrative and organisational steps are needed to settling down in the country.
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Fit 4 Start - Richard Russell, CoachFit 4 Start is Luxinnovation's start-up programme offering intensive coaching and seed funding to early stage entrepreneurs. Two editions are held every year.
Visit www.fit4start.lu for more information.
Luxembourg Start-up EcosystemFit 4 Start participants become part of a vibrant and international community of start-ups that often use Luxembourg as a launchpad for reaching European and global markets. They also have full access to the start-up ecosystem that includes incubators, investors, authorities and decision-makers, all striving to see Luxembourg-based start-ups grow and succeed.
Discover more about the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem!
Fit 4 Start - Gaëlle Haag, CEO of StarTalers“I joined the Fit 4 Start programme to help my start-up get to the next level.”
Fit 4 Start - Cedric Spaas, CEO of Arspectra“We chose Luxembourg for the central location and potential to grow.”