The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) is one of the Structural Funds that the European Union has created in order to achieve regional policy objectives.
Ghent University (UGent) is one of the major universities in the Dutch-speaking region of Europe.
It distinguishes itself as a socially committed and pluralistic university in a broad international perspective.
The IIC University of Ghent was founded in 1990 as one of the first Incubation and Innovation centers in Flanders. It is a joint project of Ghent University, the University College of Ghent, the province of East Flanders, the city of Ghent, GIMV, BNP-Paribas Fortis, Arcelor-Mittal, Suez, Ethias,...
The Province of East Flanders
The province of East Flanders paves the regional way for a smart specialization strategy. In collaboration with the Regional Development Agency East Flanders the province supports economic projects, such as on the bio-based economy, energy efficiency, sustainable construction and smart logistics...