Luxembourg ranks 2nd in the world in the Digital Readiness Index 2019 published by Cisco. The country especially stands out for its positive start-up environment, its high level of technology adoption and its business and government investment.
The United Arab Emirates and Luxembourg have much in common. Their prosperity comes from natural resources and they both pursue economic diversification strategies based on innovation and forward-looking goals. Common areas of interests are knowledge-based economy, the space, logistics, healthtech, and financial services, to name but some. The UAE are the most important partner of Luxembourg in the Middle East in terms of trade and investment. The close and thriving partnership between the two countries will be further strengthened and developed with Luxembourg’s participation in the Expo Dubai 2020. Read more
Save the date! Pitching day for start-ups applying to the 10th edition of the Fit 4 Start programme and Graduation night of the 9th edition of Fit 4 Start. Read more
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Luxinnovation was created on 1 June 1984, with the establishment of an “Agency for the Promotion of Innovation” within the Economic Department of the Ministry of the Economy and Small and ... Read more
Fit 4 Start is today an internationally recognised programme for innovative start-ups with a strong drive to succeed. The objective is to select the most promising start-ups and give them access to ea... Read more
Luxinnovation, the national agency for the promotion of innovation, has just published its annual report for 2018: a year marked by the refinement of the agency's general strategy, more than ever at the service of Luxembourg companies, whatever their size, to support them in their innovation efforts. Read more
Launched in 2015 by the Ministry of the Economy, and managed by Luxinnovation with the support of Technoport and the Luxembourg-City Incubator, Fit 4 Start has, in a few years, become the Luxembourg reference programme for providing support to start-ups. 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
Fit 4 Digital Packages - Robert « Mick » Oesch, Managing Director, Kayser Systems
FIT 4 START 9 - Thank you and congrats!
Ten ICT start-ups, five companies in the healthtech sector and five in space tech were admitted into Luxembourg’s renowned acceleration programme Fit 4 Start at the Pitching & Graduation Day on 3 October. The biggest ever cohort of participants will benefit from intensive coaching, free access to co-working facilities and a subsidy of up to €150,000.
Fit 4 Start - Are you ready to take off?
The Fit 4 Start programme helps young innovative companies to launch their business from Luxembourg, transforming innovative ideas and the project leaders’strong will to succeed into companies with high growth potential.
Luxembourg Start-up Ecosystem
Fit 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.