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Leuven high-tech region

Centrally located in Flanders and Europe, the Leuven region, with its renowned knowledge institues, its incubator and science parks, and the presence of venture capitalists, provides a fertile breeding-ground for spin-off companies and international R&D intensive companies.

Leuven Mindgate

Centrally located in Flanders and Europe, the Leuven Mindgate region provides fertile ground for innovation and high-tech entrepreneurship. Leuven is home to several world-renowned knowledge institutes, has an innovative business climate and a large amount of investment capital. Leuven provides state-of-the-art lab and office space in incubators and science parks and has a large talent pool of highly educated, multilingual and flexible employees.

In close cooperation with the city of Leuven, KU Leuven Research & Development (LRD) has created a favourable business climate for high-tech entrepreneurship. In particular, LRD is an active partner in setting up networking initiatives and technology clusters, as well as in planning, setting up and managing incubators, science parks and business centres in the Leuven region. Leuven is also a great city to live, study and work.

You can find more information about the Leuven Mindgate region in the brochure ‘Leuven Mindgate Health’ [.pdf, 21mb].


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ELAt: the Eindhoven-Leuven-Aachen triangle