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.
Luxembourg is a centre of excellence for the management, analysis and highly secure hosting of data. It also stands out for its distribution capacities of digital content. The advantages for companies looking for a European base were presented in a seminar in Seoul on 16 July 2019 in the context of Luxembourg's economic mission to South Korea.
Facing a lack of drinking water, the Swedish municipality of Mörbylånga has invested in a pioneering water treatment plant. The plant's ability to treat different streams of water, including pre-treated industrial water, is made possibly by technology provided by Luxembourg cleantech innovator APATEQ.
As of 10 July 2019, Luxembourg is home to one of the world's largest data lakes for space data analytics. Spire Global, one of the world's largest space-to-cloud analytics companies, launches its open source data lake that is accessible free of charge to all start-ups, research institutes and public agencies in Luxembourg. The initiative is co-funded by the Luxembourg Space Agency.
For the first time since its launch in 2015, the acceleration programme for innovative companies managed by Luxinnovation offers tailor-made support to five start-ups active in the space sector. The selected companies will be able to access Earth observation data provided by the Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA) data centre.
South Korea and Luxembourg are strong trading partners and have much in common as pioneers of innovation and leaders in the high-tech and digital arenas. Both countries are excellent platforms for companies that are seeking to establish or intensify their business activities in Europe and South-East Asia, respectively. Luxembourg’s economic mission to South Korea offers a wide range of opportunities to meet key decision makers and make contacts with leading business representatives. Read more
Besides the official mission to South Korea, the Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg proposes an extension for the business delegation to attend the 12th Taiwan-Luxembourg Joint Business Council (TLJBC), which will be held in Taipei on Friday 19th of July 2019, in collaboration with Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association (CIECA). Read more
Luxembourg is home to a dynamic start-up ecosystem. We know all of our start-ups and their needs, are international by default and business friendly as a rule. We would love to meet you and explore mutual business opportunities, help you propel your start-up to the next level and expand on the European market. Read more
The autumn brings a major transition period in Brussels, between a new Parliament taking office in July and the next Commission to be appointed by year end. In the research and innovation (R&I) domain, budget discussions and strategic planning will inevitably headline the agenda. Yet beyond the legislative processes, a range of public dialogues will address the impact targets for Horizon Europe in line with long-term EU goals and global challenges. Read more
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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).