ICAB is a Brussels based business incubator for the ICT and Engineering sector. Its mission is to transform innovative technological ventures into profitable and sustainable businesses and integrate them into a networked ecosystem dedicated to open entrepreneurship. ICAB is dedicated to:
■ Providing the most adequate logistic, operational and strategic services;
■ 0ffering tailor-made guidance to start ups;
■ Promoting synergies and cross-disciplinary collaborations.
ICAB offers flexible work spaces in a state–of-theart facility situated in a lively neighbourhood in close proximity to the center of Brussels, the main universities and the institutions of the European Commission. ICAB coaches entrepreneurs and helps them realise their ideas, projects and business ventures. Due to its proximity to university campuses, ICAB provides a powerful link to applied research. Thanks to a number of strategic partners, ICAB offers solutions for every step in the process of turning an idea into a business. To achieve the best possible service in business assistance, ICAB relies on a network of trusted legal, financial and business advisors. In addition, ICAB operates in close collaboration with leading public and private partners from Brussels for the development and growth of emerging technology companies in the Brussels Region. ICAB is a joint project of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, the Brussels Capital Region, the Brussels Regional Development Agency and the private sector, with the participation of the Interuniversity Microelectronics Center (IMEC), Palladium Group, KBC Bank, Ethias and the Brussels I3 Fund, the risk capital fund of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel