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Ujet unveiled a new generation of electric scooters

16-10-2017

On October 3, 2017, technology start-up Ujet unveiled a new generation of electric scooters that will be produced in its own factory in Luxembourg. In the presence of Étienne Schneider, Deputy Prime M...
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Revolutionizing the last mile for e-commerce

16-10-2017

Nektria was one of the first two companies supported by Luxembourg’s Digital Tech Fund, a seed fund launched by the government in 2016 to fund ICT start-ups, receiving €500,000 each. Following 2,000 f...
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Materials and manufacturing: Promoting collaboration

16-10-2017

The sharing of skills and specialised expertise was on the agenda when the members of the Luxembourg Materials & Manufacturing Cluster met for the second edition of their “Present Yourself” event on 12 October 2017.
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Bertrand Piccard: "Clean growth is always better than the polluted status quo"

13-10-2017

Energy transition and sustainable growth were at the heart of the speech given by Swiss entrepreneur Bertrand Piccard, one of the key speakers of the recent international “Life Cycle Management&...
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Innovation as key driver of growth for businesses

13-10-2017

The paths which lead to a company’s growth are multiple, and include technological innovation, diversification, mergers and acquisitions, forecasting, with each one needing special attention. Th...
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Luxembourg AutoMobility Cluster - For a mobility that is connected, automated and green

13-10-2017

While the issue of mobility is now a hot-button topic both politically and at a grassroots level, the Luxembourg AutoMobility Cluster, managed by Luxinnovation reflects the will to develop this worthy...
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International cooperation Cross-border automatic driving

13-10-2017

Autonomous cars are the future, at least in part. Forty years after a Japanese laboratory successfully tested a driverless car (at 30 km/h on a dedicated circuit), technological advances have now made it possible to envisage such vehicles becoming a part of everyday traffic
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Innovation Prize in skilled workmanship 2017: These are the finalists

04-10-2017

The 12 finalists of the Innovation Prize in skilled workmanship 2017 are selected. The award ceremony will take place on 23 November in Luxembourg.
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Certificate - Smart ICT for business innovation (professionnel)

03-10-2017

As of the 2015 Winter Semester, the University of Luxembourg and its partner, the Institut luxembourgeois de la normalisation, de l'accréditation, de la sécurité et qualité des produits et services (ILNAS), are offering the certificate - Smart ICT for business innovation.
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A new Innovation Hub in Dudelange

02-10-2017

At a press conference on 29 September 2017, Francine Closener, Secretary of State of the Economy, and Dan Biancalana, Mayor of Dudelange, presented the "Innovation Hub Dudelange" project, the first incubator for young innovative companies in Dudelange.
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New participants for Fit 4 Start autumn 2017 edition announced at spring 2017 Graduation Night

27-09-2017

Last night at Technoport (Incubator, co-working space and fab lab), Luxinnovation announced the five new start-ups selected for the Fit 4 Start coaching program.
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BIM technology to enhance energy efficiency of buildings

22-09-2017

The Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology is coordinating BIMEET, a new European project bringing together 9 partners around BIM technology as a key digital support for the energy efficiency of the built environment.
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Well attended first Members’ Meeting for Luxinnovation’s Wood Cluster

21-09-2017

Highly satisfied with the large turnout, Cluster Manager Philippe Genot emphasised that for the Wood Cluster to successfully further the use of wood at the local and regional level, all the members would need to demonstrate equal commitment and involvement.
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Luxembourg launches portal to promote researchers' mobility

21-09-2017

A new European portal to promote careers in research and ease mobility of researchers across Europe has been launched in Luxembourg.
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Luxembourg wins four places in the global financial center

20-09-2017

Luxembourg has jumped four places to claim fourteenth spot in a global ranking of financial centres, coming in behind London, Frankfurt and Zurich in Europe.
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JEAN-MICHEL GAUDRON JOINS LUXINNOVATION

19-09-2017

In the context of the implementation of Luxembourg's economic promotion strategy, Luxinnovation strengthens its communication team and announces the arrival of Jean-Michel Gaudron as Senior Marketing & Communication Officer.
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Luxembourg to be autonomous driving test lab

15-09-2017

Luxembourg will blaze a trail next year in the development of autonomous and connected driving technologies when the centre and south region become a test laboratory.
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Tomorrow Street: The Startup Ecosystem’s Missing Puzzle Piece

14-09-2017

New public-private innovation center opens its doors in Luxembourg
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How to work as a creative professional

07-09-2017

How is the daily life of a creative professional? Cluster Manager Marc Lis thinks that creatives should have the same rights as people in other industries. Read more in the article he wrote for Delano.
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Luxembourg supports China's Belt and Road Initiative

31-08-2017

Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel is in favour of China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), a comprehensive trade proposal that aims to create the world's largest economic platform.
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First networking event of the Creative Industries Cluster

21-08-2017

On Thursday evening, August 17, the Luxembourg Creative Industries Cluster met for the first time at the Luxembourg City Skyliner lounge located next to the Gëlle Fra statue.
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Fit 4 Start autumn 2017 edition: apply now!

28-07-2017

Are you determined to succeed with your ICT start-up? Fit 4 Start offers intensive coaching, attractive pre-seed capital and access to the best networks.
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Pilot project: Innovation hub Dudelange

27-07-2017

The municipality in Dudelange plans to reanimate the old ARBED industrial site in Dudelange. Until the beginning of 2018 the building should be redecoreted to become the "Innovation Hub Dudelange" hosting 12 to 14 small offices for start-ups.
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Propelling start-ups to realise their full potential

18-07-2017

The fifth edition of Fit 4 Start, Luxinnovation’s acceleration programme for early-stage ICT start-ups, will commence in October. Interested entrepreneurs can submit their applications up until August 28. Programme Manager Antoine Hron and Laurence Hulin, Advisor Start-Up Support at Luxinnovation, outline how the initiative contributes to the success of young innovative companies.
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A warm welcome to David Foy, Head of Sector Development – Digital Economy

17-07-2017

Luxinnovation is pleased to announce the appointment of David Foy as “Head of Sector Development – Digital Economy” as of 1 July 2017. In this role, David’s primary responsibility will be to drive bus...
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Luxembourg, a great place for startups

14-07-2017

Startups are a vital driver for the development of a country’s economy, the creation of new jobs and the promotion of innovation. According to a report by the Idea Foundation, the number of new ...
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Committee Meeting Reviews Rifkin Strategy

14-07-2017

The second meeting of the Rifkin Strategic Review Committee was held yesterday, on 12 July 2017, during which the Strategic Monitoring Committee reviewed the Rifkin strategy.
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LUXEMBOURG IS THE FIRST EUROPEAN NATION TO OFFER A LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR SPACE RESOURCES UTILIZATION

14-07-2017

The Luxembourg Parliament adopted the draft law on the exploration and use of space resources. The Grand Duchy is thus the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights on resources they extract in space.
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Presentation of the national strategy for energy renovation of buildings

13-07-2017

The infrastructure consists of almost 208,000 buildings, out of which 60% are from before 1990. These buildings represent the main target of the renovation strategy.


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William McDonough, keynote speaker - "A circular economy that does not just circulate bads over and over again"

07-07-2017

Not afraid to speak his mind or the hard truths, this celebrated architect and world renowned leader in sustainable development said that Luxembourg is capable of helping the progress of circular thin...
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