The Beacon accommodates all kinds of key IoT residents. We are a product development hub in the centre of Antwerp focused on the key IoT domains of industry, logistics and smart city.
HPE is In the Acceleration Business
They help customers use technology to slash the time it takes to turn ideas into value. In turn, they transform industries, markets and lives.
Some of their customers run traditional IT environments. Most are transitioning to a secure, cloud-enabled, mobile-friendly infrastructure. Many rely on a combination of both. Wherever they are in that journey, HPE provides the technology and solutions to help them succeed.
From the edge to cloud, HPE uses the right mix of technologies, partners, services and financial models to help you thrive. HPE provides solutions from the edge, to the datacenter and to the cloud.Get in touch
IBM is one of the leading global technology and innovation companies in the world. Together with clients and partners IBM is using innovative technologies like AI and Cloud to pursue world changing progress. IBM led the industry in the number of artificial intelligence (AI), cloud computing, security and quantum computing-related patent grants.Get in touch
Headquartered in Leuven (Belgium) and with research sites across Belgium, in the Netherlands, Taiwan and the USA, an rep offices in China and Japan, imec leverages its state-of-the-art R&D infrastructure and its team of about 4,000 expert scientists, to drive open innovation across the globe. They unite world-industry leaders, Flanders-based and international companies, start-ups, and academia and knowledge centers, for R&D in nano-electronics and digital technologies, including advanced semiconductor scaling, silicon photonics, smart health, smart energy, smart mobility and smart cities solutions, artificial intelligence, beyond-5G and sensing technologies and more.
Next to its R&D offering, imec also leverages its expertise and large international industry network to support smaller organizations that have limited in-house R&D resources as well as larger companies with their innovation process from initial idea to fully functioning product, from the design of a product or chip, to prototyping, testing and optimizing, and manufacturing.
Finally, imec supports tech start-ups and scale-ups with a tailored offering. The imec.istart program is a business acceleration program that provides tech entrepreneurs with specialized coaching, facilities and overall support to help them grow their businesses, while the imec.scale-ups program focuses on larger innovative tech scale-ups looking to conquer the European market.Get in touch
Immogra – Real estate developer and investor.
The development of offices, retail and residential property is part of Immogra’s core business. For more than 50 years, the emphasis has been on stability, vision and financial strength.Immogra is responsible for the development process from A to Z. A total approach with a streamlined and efficient decision-making structure in which the client is central.Get in touch
Building a system of connected devices presents some interesting engineering challenges. Based on your business needs, IoT solutions architects will map out the right sensor technology, hardware architecture, mobile app and cloud service elements for your IoT solution. Regardless of application, sector or level of support required, they can enable your products and devices to connect to and thrive in the IoT universe.Get in touch
Commissioned by the Flemish government, Lantis is building connections that make the city and region flourish. Lantis is responsible for the realisation of the Oosterweel connection, which will increase prosperity and improve the quality of life. Lantis is contributing to this by promoting mobility, including the construction of numerous bicycle connections and multimodal junctions on the city outskirts of Antwerp.
Lantis strives for operational excellence in order to carry out projects as efficiently as possible and deliver quality. Thanks to intensive cooperation with the surrounding area, the organisation works transparently and with a focus on results. Innovation and transformation ensure future-oriented projects with a lasting impact on the dynamics of the region. This is the Lantis way of successfully realising large projects in an urban environment.
Lantis stands for Liveable Antwerp through Innovation and Cooperation and is a public limited company. The day-to-day management is in the hands of the management committee led by managing director Luc Hellemans. David Van Herreweghe chairs the board of directors.Get in touch
Makerspace Antwerp is a laboratory for urban renewal, located on the ground floor of The Beacon. In this meeting space and workshop with digital fabrication tools, they work constructively with citizens, organisations and companies on a stronger Antwerp. Makerspace Antwerp discovers and build answers to local problems in design sprints and create support for innovation in the smart city.Get in touch