Golden partners


The Fund for Scientific Research - Flanders (FWO) is the agency that supports fundamental and strategic scientific research at the universities and research centres of the Flemish Community.

Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson develops treatments for some of the most profound diseases and complex medical challenges of our time, including cancer, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, diabetes, arthritis, dementia and mental illnesses.


Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (ILVO) is an independent scientific research institute of Flanders Government. Its assignment from the government is to work on the sustainability of agriculture, fisheries and agri-food sector.


VIB is a life sciences research institute, based in Flanders, Belgium. We perform basic research with a strong focus on translatin​g scientific results into pharmaceutical, agricultural and industrial applications.


Eos is a popular monthly journal, with interesting stories from natural sciences, humanities, medicine and technology. The magazine has been published in Belgium and the Netherlands since 1983.

Vlerick Business School

As a leading international business school, Vlerick Business School wants to make a substantial contribution to professionalising management and stimulating entrepreneurship through education and research.


VITO is a leading international research and service centre. VITO provides knowledge and technological innovations that facilitate the transition to a more sustainable society. VITO does this in the field of energy, chemistry, materials, health technology and land use. VITO unites different parties in a sustainable value chain. By cooperation, expansion and development of expertise VITO can make smarter use of existing sustainable solutions and develop new technologies.