imec and Barco team up to offer new media track on imec.istart incubation platform

Our newest special track incorporates the expertise of diverse media and entertainment companies,” says Sven De Cleyn, iMec.istart Program …


2017 is off to a great start for imec, Flanders’ premier knowledge center for IT. The center has just expanded its imec.istart business incubation program with a brand-new track for startups active in media, telecom and entertainment technologies. As a visualization expert, Barco is supporting the new track, along with other major Flemish media players – from Telenet and Medialaan to VRT Sandbox, among others.

“As one of the world’s premier centers of expertise in digital tech, we have to continue to reinvent ourselves to make sure we keep bringing added value to every startup that joins our program. Our newest special track incorporates the expertise of diverse media and entertainment companies,” says Sven De Cleyn, iMec.istart Program Manager.

“Connecting with the new innovators in the digital world is key to ensure future growth. We feel privileged to be able do this with a globally recognized innovation platform such as iMec ,” says Guy Van Wijmeersch, Director Innovation and Design Thinking at Barco. “We are happy to coach and support start-ups that deliver innovating solutions related to our business.”

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