In the field of ICT, new markets are rapidly being created and shaped, representing opportunities to be seized without delay. If you want to develop your activity at the right time, you will need the right partners.

Si vous cherchez un parc scientifique dans la province de Namur, vous êtes bien tombés ! Le parc Crealys® est fait pour vous, et privilégie particulièrement le secteur TIC notamment.

Les entreprise installées à Crealys® collaborent avec les universités de Namur et Gembloux AgroBiotech (Ulg), les centres de recherche, les pôles de compétitivité et les clusters wallons, ainsi qu’avec le BEP, ce qui a pour effet de générer une véritable stimulation technologique. Ce parc est par ailleurs le tout premier parc Wallon certifié ISO 14001 (système de management environnemental).

Crealys®, ce sont aussi 1.700 emplois répartis parmi une centaine d’entreprises innovantes dont des acteurs mondiaux majeurs : GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, OCE Software Laboratories, Vinçotte, Arseus, SGS, BDO,… Si ces entreprises se sont implantées dans le parc Crealys®, ce n’est pas un hasard, celui-ci dispose d’infrastructures performantes pour y développer des projets internationaux, et d’une image de marque faisant écho à leur notoriété. Des PME de pointe et des spin off sont également installées sur le parc : Isomatex, Aseptic Technologies, Coris Bio concept, Labo’Life Belgium, NSI, BNG automation, Bio’Life, Straticell, Cardiatis, Fytofend,…

Infopôle

The BEP has joined forces with Infopôle (the Walloon business cluster dedicated to ICTs) so as to promote business and innovation. The network federates over 150 members operating in the fields of health, smart transport, green technologies, the Internet of Things, serious games, transmedia, Big Data, Open Data, etc.

Namur University

The territory of Namur is fresh and willing (30 % of the population is aged under 25); it benefits from high-quality education, in particular at Namur University (Unamur) which is a preferred BEP partner owing to the many innovation skills to be found here, notably via its IT Institute.

Twist Cluster

The Twist cluster works to strengthen innovation and growth in the Belgian media industry:

  • cinema/TV/Animation,
  • broadcast Technologies,
  • multimedia (interactive media, video games, transmedia, web, mobile, social networks).

This network brings together private companies, universities, colleges, research centres and public services operating in the field of audiovisual digital technologies and multimedia in Belgium.

Technobel

Active in Wallonia and established in Ciney in the Province of Namur, Technobel ‑ an information and communication technologies skills centre ‑ offers training courses and information on ICTs for job seekers, businesses, students and teachers.

 

The BEP works in partnership with Namur University, where several units are dedicated to industrial engineering, decision-making aid systems, databases, complex systems, mobility, transport, logistics, trade and electronic communication, etc.

A few companies already established in Namur: Adéhis, Defimedia, Universem, Skylane Optics.