Financial Times released a special edition on the international opportunities of Antwerp as a business city. The 12-page special was published in the october-november edition of fDi Magazine.
The Flanders Cleantech Internationalisation Award rewards SMEs with the most impact on sustainable development abroad.
The City of Antwerp opted in favour of a “mobile first” strategy in its digital transformation, to bring its services closer to people. After an in-depth user survey, development is now in full swing. The app is expected to be launched in autumn 2022
Last June the world renowned Antwerp Academy of Fine Arts said goodbye to its legendary head of the fashion department, Walter Van Beirendonck. After much speculation Brandon Wen was appointed as the new creative director, a clear choice from the academy towards fresh ideas and new paths for the department. We met with Brandon Wen just two weeks after the news had been announced, curious to get to know this creative free spirit and to hear about his ambitions.
Since April 2020, the City of Antwerp has been launching regular calls to start-ups and SMEs to apply for grants. These are theme-based calls to submit innovation projects in fields or sectors where the city authority is interested to support entrepreneurs.
Atlas Copco's Antwerp plant has a major innovation program. With this, it is consolidating its leading position in the Swedish group.
The first European Hydrogen Investment Summit takes place in Antwerp on June 22.