Partnerships with businesses and support for economic development

Below are the contacts of the departments and people responsible for economic and technological development in each university: business partnerships, intellectual property and patent advice, as well as information on hubs and business centres.

Innovation and Research Partnerships ( Spin-offs, technological offers and incubators)
 Contact: 010/47 24 98 or

U-Link, link between the socio-economic world and the university
 Phone: +33 (0)3 62 26 91 40
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-    Christophe Boutillon: Development director at Lille University +33 (0)3 62 26 80 75
-    Eric Mielke Director of U-Link Relations with the Socio-Economic circles of Lille University / Phone: +33 (0) 20 41 61 61

Partnerships and innovation
AVRE general secretariat
Director Céline Thillou  (065/37 47 83)
Intellectual Property - Patents advice
Contact: Maryse Demuynck:
 Spin-offs et start-ups
Contact : David Lhoir
Instituts de recherche et offres technologiques
Le CLICK’ Living Lab

Support to business (networking, business centre and StartHub):
The research landscape and technological offers at UNamur:
●    Technology platforms
●    Research institutes
●    Areas of expertise:

Advice on intellectual property and patents :
Legal advice:
Funding unit:
Contact:  Tel: +32(081)72 50 49