Industrial Research Fund (IOF)

Industrial Liaison Network

The IOF provides a supporting framework for collaboration between the Ghent University Association and industry, through the Industrial Liaison Network.

IOF business development centers

IOF project funding

IOF project funding

IOF project funding can be applied at crucial stages of the development track of valorization-oriented projects. 

IOF calls for projects

IOF Project proposals can be submitted continuously by all AUGent researchers with innovative projects. However, each calendar year 4 submission dates are fixed. This allows us to compile the evaluation of the proposals.

IOF-council

The IOF council consists of expert-members from Ghent University, the University Colleges and industry. It advises on the allocation of financial means for strategic research with an economic outcome.