Autonomous and connected driving opens up completely new perspectives for mobility of tomorrow. However, there are still hurdles to overcome, in particular for self-driving vehicles travelling in several different countries. On 3 April, top-level politicians, researchers and industry representatives gathered in Schengen to see the first live demos of autonomous cars using the digital cross-border testbed that links the three countries.
The names of the 10 start-ups that will participate in the 8th edition of Fit 4 Start are now known. 50 entrepreneurs from all over the world came to promote their project during Pitching and Graduation Day, which took place on Thursday 28 March at Kinepolis in Kirchberg.
The country ranks 1st in the Country Profile category due to the government’s commitment to promoting ICT. It is also highly ranked for its regulations and policies needed to implement 5G networks.
This top-level ranking of Luxembourg's cybersecurity standards clearly shows the positive effects of national policy efforts, the implementation of concrete tools and the expertise of leading research centres.
The JECWorld 2019 exhibition, which was held in Paris from 12 to 14 March, was a great showcase for this subject, with more than 1,300 exhibitors from all over the world. Among them was a Luxembourg delegation that proudly displayed the country's colours on the national pavilion, organised by the Ministry of the Economy.
The Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with Enterprise Ireland along with the Spanish, Portuguese, British and N. Ireland Horizon 2020 National Contract Points (NCPs) invites you to participate in an international partnering event on ICT, Advanced Materials and Manufacturing taking place Thursday 4th July @ Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Golden Lane, Dublin 8. Read more
The 18th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (AdHoc-Now 2019) will take place in Luxembourg on 1-3 October 2019 and is organised by the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST). Read more
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LUXEMBOURG ECONOMIC PROMOTION STRATEGY
FOCUS 11 - Surfing the Digital Waves
With its high-performing, secure ICT infrastructure, dynamic economy and well-developed start-up support system, Luxembourg is an attractive location for creative entrepreneurs and innovative companies in the field of digital technologies. In order to make the country’s competitive advantages better known at the international level, Luxinnovation showcases Luxembourg’s progress towards becoming a digital nation in the latest issue of the magazine FOCUS – Research and Innovation in Luxembourg.
Fit 4 Start - Richard Russell, CoachFit 4 Start is Luxinnovation's start-up programme offering intensive coaching and seed funding to early stage entrepreneurs. Two editions are held every year.
Visit www.fit4start.lu for more information.
Luxembourg Start-up EcosystemFit 4 Start participants become part of a vibrant and international community of start-ups that often use Luxembourg as a launchpad for reaching European and global markets. They also have full access to the start-up ecosystem that includes incubators, investors, authorities and decision-makers, all striving to see Luxembourg-based start-ups grow and succeed. Discover more about the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem!
Fit 4 Start - Gaëlle Haag, CEO of StarTalers“I joined the Fit 4 Start programme to help my start-up get to the next level.”
Fit 4 Start - Cedric Spaas, CEO of Arspectra“We chose Luxembourg for the central location and potential to grow.”