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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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RAK Porcelain announces €7.5m Investment Project

13-10-2017

On the last day of the trade mission to the United Arab Emirates chaired by HRH the Hereditary Grand Duke, accompanied by HRH the Hereditary Grand Duchess and headed by Luxembourg’s Deputy Prime...
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Emirates SkyCargo and Cargolux announce codeshare partnership

12-10-2017

Earlier this year Cargolux Airlines and Emirates SkyCargo announced the start of a strategic operational partnership with the two carriers working closely on a number of operational areas including bl...
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Researcher addresses gap in messaging privacy

12-10-2017

Dr. Jiangshan Yu at the University of Luxembourg has developed a solution to a longstanding problem in the field of end-to-end encryption.
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CLINNOVA kick-off: towards a Centre of Excellence in Digital Health and Personalised Healthcare

12-10-2017

A consortium coordinated by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR), together with partners including LIH and IBBL - Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg as well as the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg, has been successful in Phase 1 of the European Commission’s H2020 programme TEAMING.
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Exclusive training session IATF 16949:16

12-10-2017

On 8 September 2017, the Luxembourg AutoMobility Cluster and the Luxembourg Materials and Manufacturing Cluster organised a one-day training session for key functional group managers on the topic of IATF 16949:16, one of the automotive industry’s most widely used international standards for quality management.
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50 years of Morgan Advanced Materials Luxembourg

11-10-2017

On 15 September, the Royal Highness Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg participated in the 50th anniversary of Cluster member Morgan Advanced Materials Luxembourg.
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Luxembourg and the United Arab Emirates to cooperate on space activities

11-10-2017

Considering their common interest in the exploration, use and application of space for peaceful purposes, Luxembourg and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) jointly agreed on the opportunity to cooperate on space activities.
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Sectoral Mission to Belgian Research Centre, “Flanders Make”

11-10-2017

On October 5,  2017, the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (CC) in collaboration with the Luxembourg Automobility Cluster (LAC) and the Luxembourg Materials & Manufacturing Cluster organised a sectoral mission to the headquarters of strategic research centre for the manufacturing industry,  Flanders Make in Lommel, Belgium.
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Electric scooters made in Luxembourg

10-10-2017

Read the article about Cluster member Ujet published in Luxemburger Wort on 4 October. 

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Call for applications: Y-ISEF

04-10-2017

The Ministry of the Economy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is willing to select up to two highly motivated candidates, who are likely to play a major role in the space sector of Luxembourg in the future, to represent Luxembourg at Y-ISEF.
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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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Heating with wood

03-10-2017

Read the article about Luxenergie's biomass plant on Kirchberg published in Luxemburger Wort on 29 September. 
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Goodyear Using Soybean Oil-Based Rubber in Tires

02-10-2017

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is harvesting some unique “seeds” of innovation as it introduces a new tire technology with support from the United Soybean Board
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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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Virtual Reality: Tourists experience 19th Century Luxembourg

29-09-2017

Digital Devotion Group presents new Tourist attraction - Virtual Reality (VR) turns City Tour into time travel experience
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Call for new earth explorer mission ideas

29-09-2017

The call invites scientists working in Earth observation to submit ideas for ESA’s 10th Earth Explorer mission. Deadline of submission is 15 December 2017.
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New space activities in the Grand Duchy

29-09-2017

The Ministry of the Economy and Sweden-based GomSpace Group AB signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for their cooperation to develop, through a company to be created in the Grand Duchy and 100% owned by GomSpace, several activities focused on operations of constellations of nanosatellites and supporting GomSpace customers in data processing and delivery.
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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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Luxembourg has won one place in the global competitiveness report

27-09-2017

The grand duchy ranked 19th out of 137 territories in the Global Competitiveness Report 2017-2018, produced by the World Economic Forum, a major Swiss research institute. Locally the WEF worked with t...
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Francine Closener signs co-funding agreement for 1535° Creative Hub

27-09-2017

The project 1535° Creative Hub was launched by the city of Differdange in 2013 with the objective to boost creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship and to create a platform where creative industries can develop and exchange. A co-funding agreement was signed on 24 September 2017 by the Secretary of State of the Economy Francine Closener and the Mayor of Differdange Roberto Traversini.
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Goodyear to Acquire Ventech Systems from Grenzebach Maschinenbau

22-09-2017

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced today that it has agreed to acquire Ventech Systems GmbH, a leader in automated tire inspection technology, from Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH.
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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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A new Cluster to highlight Luxembourg's talents

21-09-2017

A brand new cluster is born since January 2017 !  Cluster Manager Marc Lis thinks that there is a great relevance for us to cross ideas with the other clusters. Read more in the article from Merkur.
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EU Prize for Women Innovators

21-09-2017

The European Commission has launched the fifth edition of the EU Prize for Women Innovators to award women entrepreneurs who have achieved outstanding innovations and brought them to market.
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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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