THE STENGTH OF A NETWORK

missions

INFORM -SENSItize

Sensitizing researchers to project calls, intellectual property and promoting research results.

Meet

Research-business events organized on an inter-university scale about targeted topics.

DeTECT - promote

Projects follow-up and detection of valuable research results; identification of business innovation needs.

Collaborate

Support researchers and socio-economic actors in their innovation projects and promote inter-university projects.

organization

 








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Driven by the vice-rectors of Research and led by the management board with the member institutions KTO managers.

President: Michel Morant

Operational manager: Olivier Vande Vyver

SECTORIAL GROUPS

6 work groups organized by professional sectors are unique gateways towards university competences:

Agro-food industry | Materials | Life and health sciences | Energy and environment | ICT | Human and social sciences


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background

  • 2003

    NETWORK CREATION


    LIEU becomes an active network supported by the Walloon Region (RW).

  • 2008 - 2013

    Mirval programme


    The members of the LIEU Network benefit from a shared FSE-RW funding which enables to:

    - Organisation du Réseau 

    - Organize the Network

    - Promote competences
    - Sensitize researchers


  • 2014 - 2020

    Mirval + programme


    - Support to business oriented research

    - Promotion and transfer of research results 

    - Business needs management