Call-based cooperative research

One of iMinds’ unique differentiators is our broad range of cooperative research tools that bring together researchers and industry partners. Each tool is adapted to the specific market realities that characterize the rapidly evolving digital landscape.

ICON Research Program

Our ICON research projects are agile and demand-driven, involving both academia and industry partners. ICON projects typically take two years to complete, yet quickly adapt to the rapidly evolving digital landscape. ICON partners intend to use the project results in their products or services.

Media Innovation Program (MiX-ICON)

iMinds’ MiX-ICON projects are always based on a user need detected by media companies, technology companies, governments or other organizations. The projects are media-related and typically have applications in domains such as television, radio, newspapers, magazines, games, etc.

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European projects & programs

European Union research and innovation programs offer a wide range of funding and collaboration opportunities. They are adapted to the specific needs of a European enterprise, be it a start-up, an SME or a large corporation with activities in Europe and beyond. 

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