NEWS

Newsflash! The Catalisti Board of Directors has appointed Ann Verlinden, the current CEO of Belcare, as the spearhead cluster’s new Managing Director. She will succeed Jan Van Havenbergh as of 5 April 2021. Read more…

The implementation of digital technologies in chemical production and process environments isn’t catching on as quickly as anticipated due to a range of sector-specific challenges and hurdles. To pinpoint these challenges and provide an impetus for companies to overcome these hurdles, Catalisti has published a whitepaper, titled "Digitalisation of Chemical Production and Process Environments in Flanders".

In November 2020, Catalisti updated its Innovation Agenda. Through concrete innovation programs and focus topics, this agenda captures our ambition to actively contribute and give rise to a sustainable and competitive chemical and plastics industry in Flanders.

Newsflash! The Catalisti Newsletter for November 2020 is out. This issue features an invitation for the Catalisti Annual Event 2020, several Moonshot updates, a must-read for startups, and so much more.

Voor ondernemers en intrapreneurs ontwikkelde UHasselt samen met kennisdeelplatform Megarnie een uniek leertraject: Circle Speed. Schrijf in voor het kick-off weekend op een datum van uw keuze en laat u verrassen door het innovatieve aanbod, de inspirerende locatie en dito keynote sprekers.

Vanaf 12 oktober 2020 is een nieuw VLAIO-kostenmodel van kracht. Dit model streeft naar meer uniformiteit voor diverse steuninstrumenten.

Newsflash! Registrations for the Catalisti Annual Event 2020: Infected by Innovation are now open.

Newsflash! The Catalisti Newsletter for September 2020 is out. This issue features a Save The Date for this year’s Catalisti Annual Event, a call for interest in Hybrid AI, a Moonshot update, and so much more.

"De chemiesector zorgt voor tal van producten die ons leven gemakkelijker maken en de maatschappij verduurzamen. Tegelijk is ze een van de meest vervuilende industrieën." - In EOS Magazine vertelt Jan Van Havenbergh hoe Catalisti bijdraagt aan de verduurzaming van de chemie- en kunststoffensector.

A wide-ranging article in the German-language edition of CHEManager covers BlueChem, Catalisti, Moonshot and Antwerp@C.

The EU Commission has launched a first project call in the framework of the EU ETS Innovation Fund. This fund supports innovation projects aiming to make Europe carbon-neutral. More project calls will follow between 2020 and 2030.