Ghent - 29 June 2015. Today marks the public launch of MedTech Flanders. It is an initiative of 19 Flemish companies and organizations (including iMinds) that want to significantly reinforce the impact of Flanders' MedTech industry. And they're quite ambitious: in five years time, they want to double the production and export figures of Flemish medical technology.

MedTech Flanders wants to double the production and export figures of Flemish medical technology in five years time

The announcement that Netflix – the American provider of video-on-demand via the Internet – would come to Belgium caused quite some agitation in the Flemish media landscape. iMinds researchers mapped Netflix’ real impact on Flanders. Their Netflix report reveals a number of conclusions: about the potential of Netflix in Flanders - taking into account the role of local content, about the stimuli or thresholds to take a Netflix subscription, about the (dis)satisfaction of the first users, and more.

iMinds’ Netflix Report: “Netflix has potential in Flanders, but...”