Innovation and Economics

Innovation - Mar 21

VUB researchers have drawn up four possible scenarios for everyday mobility in Brussels in 2050. The Remobilise project is being carried out by the Mobilise research group and is funded by Innoviris, the Brussels agency for technology and innovation.

Career - Jan 26

Tourists with Moroccan names are more likely to be refused a reservation. Tourists with Moroccan-sounding names experience structural discrimination on Airbnb.

Career - Mar 7

The University launches a mentoring programme to support researchers in their career development and to promote gender equality. The ADVANCE programme will match early career researchers with more experienced scientists.

Innovation - Mar 24

Brussels, 24 March 2023 - Brussels' first public-oriented AI Test & Experience Center was officially inaugurated yesterday by State Secretary Barbara Trachte. The state-of-art facility will allow companies, institutes, policy-makers, and citizens to test, experiment, and to ultimately advocate for the development of technically robust, safe, and ethically compliant technologies.