• Flemish Region
  • NUTS 1 : BE2
  • BE

Facts & Figures

Capital: Brussels

Size: 13,522.0 km2

Population: 6,375,575

Regional GDP: 203,552

% of the National GDP: 57.16

Regional GERD (%): 2.27

% of Unemployment: 4.5

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Contacts

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De Potter, Bernard

  Email: bernard.depotter@agentschapondernemen.be   Phone: 0032-25533700

Tornicourt, Tom

  Email: tom.tournicourt@ewi.vlaanderen.be   Phone: 0032-25533859

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Description Capabilities Target Markets EU Priorities
Micro- and nano-electronics and embedded systems, mechatronics - part of 'Smart systems' 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. KETs$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Micro-optical modules and micro-photonic systems. part of 'Smart systems' 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. KETs$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Pharmaceutical applications of biotechnology, with focus on clinical trials, neuro-degenerative and infectious diseases, molecular diagnostics, and nanotechnology for medical applications. part of 'Sustainable chemistry' 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Biotechnology
1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Basic pharmaceutical products & pharmaceutical preparations
1. KETs
2. Industrial biotechnology
Agricultural and industrial applications of biotechnology and sustainable chemistry, with focus on the development of new bio based value chains, plastics, technical textiles, etc.. 'Sustainable chemistry' 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Biotechnology
1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Biotechnology
1. KETs
2. Industrial biotechnology
Structural materials, nano-materials, self-healing materials, recyclable materials and materials for energy and light. part of 'Specialised manufacturing solutions' 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. KETs$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Advanced production technologies and additive manufacturing. part of 'Specialised manufacturing solutions' 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. KETs
2. Advanced manufacturing systems
Smart grids. part of 'Sustainable living' 1. Energy production & distribution$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Energy production & distribution$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Digital Agenda$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Sustainable energy technologies with focus on hydrogen, wind energy and electrical vehicles. part of 'Sustainable living' 1. Energy production & distribution$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Transporting & storage$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Sustainable innovation
2. Sustainable energy & renewables
Cradle to cradle, waste management and sustainable production. part of 'Sustainable living' 1. Energy production & distribution$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Sustainable innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
'Responsible entrepreneurship and innovative work organization' 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Social innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Specialised industrial value chains and logistical services for food, pharma, recycling, off shore maintenance, etc.. 'Value-added logistics' 1. Transporting & storage$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Transporting & storage$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Sustainable innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
ICT research and development. part of 'Smart services' 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Digital Agenda
Personalized medical and social care. part of 'Personalized cure and care' 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Human health & social work activities$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Social innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
'Healthy food and sustainable food production and processing. 'High-quality agro-food' 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Food, beverage & tobacco products
1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Food, beverage & tobacco products
1. Public health & security$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Eco renovation of buildings. part of 'Sustainable living' 1. Construction$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Construction$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Sustainable innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
'Industrial design and creative industries' 1. Services$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Cultural & creative industries$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Media and digitalisation of cultural heritage. sub-domain of 'Smart services' 1. Information & communication technologies (ICT)$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid1_2()) 1. Manufacturing & industry$categoryService.getCategoryDescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid2_2()) 1. Digital Agenda$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())

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