As the digital economy expands, employers are urgently looking for staff with IT and technology expertise. Start-up company Nexten.io is oiling the wheels of the IT job market in Luxembourg through a streamlined process that helps top talent and their prospective employers find each other.
Russian start-up support organisation Skolkovo Technopark and Luxinnovation collaborate to help innovative companies get a foothold on the EU and the Russian markets, respectively. Skolkovo Technopark has published an interview with Luxinnovation's Business Development Director Jean-Michel Ludwig about opportunities for Russian start-ups.
Extending 215 km across France, Germany and Luxembourg, the cross-border digital testbed for autonomous and connected driving is a pioneering partnership between three neighbouring countries. This video presents the opportunities offered to industry and academia to test innovative mobility solutions on public roads with several border crossings on the same day.
Luxembourg start-up Passbolt has developed a password management solution for companies. Having come to Luxembourg more or less by coincidence, the growing company has benefited from all the advantages offered by the national ecosystem.
A seminar organised in Seoul on 17 July 2019 provided 100 representatives of Korean companies with information about the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem. 8 Korean start-ups presented their projects to the Luxembourg delegation, and Luxinnovation and its Korean counterpart, KISED, signed an MoU for further collaboration.
Pitching day for start-ups applying to the 9th edition of the Fit 4 Start programme and Graduation night of the 8th edition of Fit 4 Start. Read more
In the past five years, Slush has grown into the largest single gathering of venture capital in the world. In 2018, over 1,800 investors joined Slush, representing over 200 billion dollars in assets under management. This year, Slush Helsinki is expecting more than 25 000 attendees, 4 000 startups and scaleups, 700 tech journalists, as well as 2000 investors from over 130 countries. Read more
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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
Luxinnovation, l’agence nationale de promotion de l’innovation, vient de publier son rapport annuel pour l’année 2018 : une année marquée par l’affinement de la stratégie générale de l’agence, plus que jamais au service des entreprises luxembourgeoises, quelle que soit leur taille, pour les accompagner dans leurs démarches d’innovation. Read more
Fit4Start: 10 start-up sélectionnées pour la 8e édition du programme d'aide au démarrage de jeunes entreprises innovantes29-03-2019
Lancé en 2015 par le ministère de l'Économie, et géré par Luxinnovation en collaboration avec le Technoport et la Luxembourg City Incubator, Fit 4 Start est devenu, en quelques années, le programme luxembourgeois de référence pour le soutien aux start-up en phase de démarrage. 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
For this 2018 edition of Vivatechnology event, the Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Ministry of the Economy, Luxinnovation and the House of Startups decided to be present at this fair wit... Read more
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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.
Why they chose Luxembourg - SALONKEELuxembourg is too small? “It’s a perfect test bed before expanding to bigger markets” says Tom Michels, Founder of Salonkee (smart services).
Why they chose Luxembourg - WIZATALuxembourg is just a financial centre? “The country has a strong pioneering and industrial heritage, ideal for start-ups” says Jean-Philippe Hugo, founder of Wizata (industry 4.0, AI).
Why they chose Luxembourg - TADAWEBYou can’t bring top talent to Luxembourg? “You absolutely can!” says Genna Elvin, Founder of Tadaweb (AI, data).