Launch - Brussels Spin-off 2015
Oct 15, 2015 09:00 AM
Jan 22, 2016 12:00 PM
Launch supports the creation of new companies (spin-offs) in the Brussels-Capital Region in order to economically promote the results of scientific research.
It enables the financing of projects, the objectives of which are:
to study the conditions of the industrial and commercial implementation of the results obtained with a view to the creation of a new economic activity in the Brussels-Capital Region.
to finalise the development of a product, process or innovative service based on the results obtained during earlier research;
Those able to benefit from Launch aid are universities and higher education institutions which fulfil the following conditions:
develop all or some of its activities within the territory covered by the Brussels-Capital Region
present a project, the aim of which is to finalise the development of a product, process or innovative service based on the results obtained during earlier research
the project must be supported by a researcher-entrepreneur who holds a long-term type teaching diploma and by a promoter who is professor or an experienced researcher from the institution which submits the application.
have the support of at least two sponsors from the economic world in charge of guiding the entrepreneur-researcher for aspects concerning the project's economic promotion
demonstrate that the project is likely to lead to economic promotion through the creation of a company
show that the project is likely to have a favourable impact on the economy, employment and/or sustainable development of the Brussels-Capital Region
have fulfilled its obligations in the context of previous support initiatives allocated by the Region.
Innoviris contact person
Strategic Research Team
Tél. +32 2 600 50 66