• Rise

    Rise: Innovative Starters

    Award ceremony - 24/01/2017

    The Rise - Innovative Starters call for projects highlights the most innovative Brussels start-up of the year. Which companies will be the Rise prize winners of 2016 ? Come join us at the Pentahotel Brussels City Centre January 24!

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  • Bridge: Strategic platforms

    ICT, Life Sciences, Environment and priority sectors.

    The Bridge programme aims, through "Strategic platforms", to support projects in which particular attention is paid to opportunities for industrial applications for Brussels enterprises. 

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  • Company visits

    by the State Secretary responsible for Scientific Research Fadila Laanan

    In preparation of the reform of innovation support tools, the State Secretary responsible for Scientific Research, Fadila Laanan, is visiting several Brussels innovative companies. Their feedback is indispensable in reinforcing the adequacy of the support of the reality of Brussels.

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Welcome to the website of Innoviris, the Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation.

Innoviris is the Brussels Institute for the encouragement of scientific research and innovation.

Welcome to the website of Innoviris, the Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation.

Innoviris is the Brussels Institute for the encouragement of scientific research and innovation. Our mission is to support and stimulate research, development and innovation in and for Brussels through the funding of innovative projects by companies, research organisations and the non-commercial sector.


Do you ♥ Science ?

Do you ♥ Science ?

Are you active in scientific awareness raising or do you have a great idea to encourage young people to choose a scientific or technical career? Then submit a proposal for the I Love Science Festival, the first science festival in Brussels!

Fablab Mobile: on the way to an innovative region for all young people in Brussels

Innoviris is joining the personal fabrication movement and launching a call to all organisations that want to develop a mobile Fab Lab to create awareness of technology and innovation among young people in Brussels. Do you have an original idea and do you want to roam Brussels with a mobile space in which young people can experiment freely and learn in a playful manner? Then read on.

New campaign: WATS! Do you want to be an ambassador for all women in science in Brussels?

At Innoviris we meet successful, enterprising women in the science and innovation sector every day. Nevertheless, they are still a minority. Figures show that only 25% of all those with a scientific or technical degree are women. That is why we are looking for female role models to encourage girls in Brussels to go for a scientific career. Can you hold your ground in a scientific or technological environment? Then you are our woman!

The new BEL-SME call is launched

BEL-SME is a joint call launched by the three Belgian regions targeting joint R&D projects between Belgian SMEs. It is important to note that an effective collaboration between partners will be rewarded by a maximum increase of 15% compared to normal intervention rates.

What is the trickiest challenge for Brussels?

What is according to you the trickiest challenge for Brussels ? Mobility, pollution or rather sustainable urban planning? City representatives, business actors as well as researchers will be invited to reflect on the future of Brussels within the new JPI Urban Europe project call “Making Cities Work”. The call for proposals will be launched in the fall of 2017.

Calls for projects


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