Sopartec is the technology transfer and investment company of the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL). Sopartec’s mission is to work with the Université Catholique de Administration de la Recherche (ADRE) on promoting the results of research carried out by UCL, the Cliniques universitaires St-Luc and the Institut de Duve (ICP) by creating spin-off companies and negotiating licence agreements.
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Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium), January 14th, 2013 VIVES – Louvain Technology Fund, managed by Sopartec S.A., together with CDC Entreprises, Iris Capital and early investors of the company among which Inovam (IRD Group), announce an investment in DelfMEMS, a developer of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) switching solutions for applications in the RadioFrequency (RF) communication field. The funding of €8.2M ($10.5M) will enable DelfMEMS to accelerate the industrialisation of its products.
Management Buy-Out at Telemis, a spin-off of the Université catholique de Louvain (« UCL ») and leader in medical imaging.
Louvain-la-Neuve, October 10, 2012, Nivelinvest and Sopartec announced the disposal of their majority stake in Telemis, a spin-off of the division of applied mathematics (ICTEAM) at Université catholique de Louvain. This operation has been carried out in the context of a management buy-out (MBO).
Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium- September 27th, 2012 - MSC Software, one of the ten original software companies and the worldwide leader in multidiscipline simulation, has acquired e-Xstream engineering, a spin-off of the Division of Applied Mechanics (MEMA) at the Université catholique de Louvain (UCL), the worldwide leader in multiscale simulation.
Forum Mind & Market 2012 will be opened on the 19th of April 2012 to Louvain-la-Neuve
intoPIX, the leading JPEG 2000 solutions provider, today announced that Sony Corporation has licensed and integrated the intoPIX 4K JPEG2000 decoder into the 4K SXRD digital cinema system. With its smart single chip FPGA implementation, impressive performance and quality, the 4K decoder offers a unique solution, making it the technology of choice for the digital cinema industry.
At the request of Saint Gobain Emballage (SGE) and the Interprofessional Committee of Champagne Wine (Comité Interprofessionnel du Vin de Champagne, or CIVC), XYLOWATT is deploying its expertise in biomass gasification in order to replace fossil fuels with new and renewable energies.
March 2010. Mitra Energy & Infrastructure SA, provider of high reliability managed energy solutions and Cissoid SA, leader in high-temperature semiconductor solutions, have entered an agreement to cooperate on the design of high-efficiency, high-temperature, turnkey energy conversion solutions for the electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles (EV & P-HEV).