Next Wednesday The Opportunity Factory opens its first shop at 253 Kortrijksesteenweg in Ghent! You can snoop around and test the Urban Nomad from 2 to 6 PM. We’d also like to tell you what we have in mind for the near future!
Established as The Open-Air Company in 2006, Airco Project Services (APS) originally worked exclusively in the fields of tourism and regional development; Over the years, APS have broadened the scope to include a wide range of societal projects. All of these initiatives are sustainable, cross-border, multi-party and multi-language and contribute
Industrial partners of Flanders’ Bike Valley have established incubator & accelerator BikeVille N.V.
Voxdale, Lazer Sport, Bioracer, Ridley and Flanders’ Bike Valley are the founders of the new incubator / accelerator BikeVille. Simultaneously with the construction of the windtunnel buildings near the Ridley premises, the infrastructure of BikeVille Incubator will be built. Up to 25 new starters, spin outs/spin offs etc. active in
“Groundbreaking ceremony for their new buildings & windtunnel”, Program April 3rd – Flanders’ Bike Valley – Beverlosesteenweg 85 – Paal-Beringen 15:15 Marc Hufkens (chairman) + Bert Celis (CEO) – Welcome and project update Key note speakers : 15:30 Marc Vandeput (Representatieve Province of Limburg – Economy & European affairs )
Urban Nomad receives the nomination for the OVAM ECO DESIGN AWARD PRO 2014 ! Urban Nomad is a bicycle trailer designed for cyclists who occasionally miss the power and loading space of a car.” With these words Joke Schauvliege, Flemish minister of Environment, Nature and Farming, announced the nomination of
Member n° 41 is Locadream – Locaventure from Holsbeek. Locadream is offering all kind of experiences with vehicles as bicycles, e-bikes, trikes, etc and are fitting very well in the “Tourism & Recreation” area from Flanders’ Bike Valley. Please find more info on : http://www.locadream.be/
FBV’s member “The Opportunity Factory” is growing and is constantly getting interesting input. New partners with a knack for thinking and doing are collaborating to develop products in an open cooperative structure. With the accession of two new partners and a first employee, it is safe to say that The Opportunity
Engineers from Ghent University will attach sensors to bikes and pro riders for tests to determine how best to design the fork of racing bikes. Safety and performance The department of materials science and engineering at Ghent University is working together with Eddy Merckx Cycles to carry out tests to
Dirk Wenmakers, CEO of DWEN surprises the medical world with innovative medical walking robot. After 2 years of development and testing the “Hibbot” is now ready to help children with CP, a severe brain problem that precludes children’s learn to walk. The Hibbot includes a lot of bicycle components what