The main campus of the University of Liège and the university hospital are located within the Liège Science Park (LSP). Seated deep in the woods about 5 km from the city centre they nestle alongside the business park and famous research centres such as: the GIGA Centre for Genomics, Liège Space Centre (CSL), Centre for Research in Metallurgy Group (CRM) and SIRRIS, the collective centre for and by the technological industry.
With some 160 companies as neighbours such as the renown Kaneka-Eurogentec, Siemens-Samtech, Physiol, EVS, BEA, Greisch, there are also 2 incubator companies: Walloon incubator of engineering sciences (WSL), and WBC who develop innovative, competitive and sustainable Life Sciences companies in Wallonia. LSP also hosts a medical Fablab.
The tour, will include a presentation of the LSP ecosystem, a visit to CSL’s satellite testing facility and SIRRIS’s materials centre.
A bus will collect participants at the Palais des Congrès. You will return in time to join the city tour.