Inspiring center for knowledge in Brussels
The VUB and ULB have joined forces for the construction of an international knowledge center in the heart of the Campus Pleinlaan in Etterbeek. The Learning and Innovation Center is a networking site for e-learning, research, and innovation to students, researchers and stakeholders. A place open to the public and the Brussels Community.
FACTS & FIGURES
Total surface: 9000 m2
A place to meet & study, to organise conferences, to experience innovative technology.
Start construction: 2020
“The LIC is a perfect example of how we want to be proactive in securing the quality of our future educational system and stimulating collaboration between students, researchers, and corporate partners.”
– Prof. Dr. Yvon Englert, rector ULB
“The LIC strengthens our ambition as a university to educate future experts and as an international center of knowledge to build bridges and and solutions for scientific and sociocultural challenges.”
– Prof. Dr. Caroline Pauwels, rector VUB