Innovation Platforms & Projects is the driving force for the sustained growth of the life sciences sector in Flanders. The aim of our projects and platforms is to build enough critical mass to bring together companies and research institutes around specific topics.

Innovation Platforms

Flanders Vaccine

Flanders Vaccine aims to stimulate innovation in vaccine related research & business as well as to catalyse public-private partnerships.


The goal of the Regenerative Medicine Innovation Platform (RegMed) is to create a leading public-private community that, by building on its regional actors, can drive regenerative medicine towards a real industry with clinical applications and a socio-economical return.

Health Generation Foundation

Call for creating a novel participatory platform to generate health insights and enable health management


The OPINNO platform aims to introduce the Biotech industry in the Life Sciences university/college education. This platform, coordinated by, uniquely unites all five universities in Flanders.


Helis Academy (Interreg)

De Helis Academy wil de Life Sciences & Health cluster in Vlaanderen en Nederland optimaliseren. Het project zet in op de ontwikkeling en afstemming van gepaste opleidingen om de industry readiness van de benodige profielen te vergroten. Zo kan het project sneller de benodigde profielen aanbieden aan de bedrijven in het Life Sciences & Health ecosysteem.


Blended entrepeneurial education for high growth in Life Sciences & Health