SIM logo_cropped

Active in materials innovation?

SIM can help bridging the gap between basic research and industrial markets by funding demand driven projects. Or maybe you have a question about innovative materials? Ask us! Our one-stop-shop supports you in materials innovation. 

Strategic Initiative Materials

SIM is a virtual research centre. Our mission is to further strengthen Flanders strong position in materials innovation.

  • One Stop Shop for Materials Related Questions

    We also offer a one-stop-shop service for all questions on innovative materials. Ask away! Read More

  • Materials Innovation Funding

    We want to bridge the gap between basic research and industrial markets by funding demand driven projects. 

    There are several reasons why participating in SIM projects can be beneficial for your company. Read More

Questions or suggestions?

Let's get in touch! We would love to meet or hear from you.


Latest news

FTI logo

Launch of Flanders Technology & Innovation (FTI)

On 4 October 2022, the Flemish government launched Flanders Technology & Innovation (FTI), a large-scale project on technology and innovation. With this, the Flemish government wants to jointly take a new step into the future. In fact, FTI should become a "progress project" that gives the Flemish people hope for the future.
Read More
InnovFest 2022

Flemish spearhead clusters bring Innovations in the spotlights during InnovFest

During the first edition of InnovFest Flanders 2022, the seven Flemish spearhead clusters Blauwe Cluster, Catalisti, Flux50, Flanders' Food, Medvia, SIM and VIL presented a number of industrial innovations that resulted from Spearheadcluster projects.
Read More
Cleantech Flanders Materials Hero Award

Compete for the Cleantech Hero Materials award

Are you a Cleantech Hero in the field of materials? Does your company make an important contribution to a more sustainable world with its innovations or use of materials? Read on and apply!
Read More

Have an idea or a question? Let us know!

Do you have a material-related question or an idea and are you in need of funding? Maybe SIM-flanders can help you

Find us on social media:

SIM-Flanders vzw
Technologiepark 48
B-9052 Zwijnaarde (Belgium)

SIM-Flanders community: