On 18 July 2019, during the last day of the economic mission to Korea, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy Étienne Schneider presented the Luxembourg space sector at the Korea Space Forum. The minister highlighted Luxembourg's key role in promoting the private space economy and the country's willingness to exchange with others.
A seminar organised in Seoul on 17 July 2019 provided 100 representatives of Korean companies with information about the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem. 8 Korean start-ups presented their projects to the Luxembourg delegation, and Luxinnovation and its Korean counterpart, KISED, signed an MoU for further collaboration.
Luxembourg is a centre of excellence for the management, analysis and highly secure hosting of data. It also stands out for its distribution capacities of digital content. The advantages for companies looking for a European base were presented in a seminar in Seoul on 16 July 2019 in the context of Luxembourg's economic mission to South Korea.
Facing a lack of drinking water, the Swedish municipality of Mörbylånga has invested in a pioneering water treatment plant. The plant's ability to treat different streams of water, including pre-treated industrial water, is made possibly by technology provided by Luxembourg cleantech innovator APATEQ.
As of 10 July 2019, Luxembourg is home to one of the world's largest data lakes for space data analytics. Spire Global, one of the world's largest space-to-cloud analytics companies, launches its open source data lake that is accessible free of charge to all start-ups, research institutes and public agencies in Luxembourg. The initiative is co-funded by the Luxembourg Space Agency.
The 18th International Conference on Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless (AdHoc-Now 2019) will take place in Luxembourg on 1-3 October 2019 and is organised by the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST). Read more
Pitching day for start-ups participating in the 9th edition of the Fit 4 Start programme and Graduation night of Fit 4 Start #8. Read more
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Just arrived 2019-2020
PORTRAIT of Mrs Keong-a Song, Koreans Living and Working in LuxembourgMeet Mrs Keong, an illustrator and artist. Luxembourg is geographically perfect and there are many opportunities to meet people from diverse cultures.
PORTRAIT of Mr Kim - Koreans Living and Working in LuxembourgMeet Mr Kim, a Taekwando Master. Children speak so many languages. Life is great here and my family feels at home.
PORTRAIT Mrs Orie Duplay - Koreans Living and Working in LuxembourgMeet Mrs Duplay who runs an art gallery. Luxembourgers are generous, patient and open minded. There is a high concentration of foreigners in the country from around the world which makes it unique.
PORTRAIT of Mrs Semi Park - Koreans Living and Working in LuxembourgMeet Mrs Park, branch manager of a Korean company. Luxembourg is a major market for high end goods such as jewelry and cosmetics. It is the European Singapore and represents innovation, diversity and dynamics.