Untangle complexity of innovation technology
Who we are ?
An entry key for European industrial innovation network for entrepreneurs, companies, Small and Medium Entreprises, Business Angels and Venture Capital Funds.
What we do ?
TechBridgeOne's core mission is to challenge and enrich the world's best tech-based business ideas by linking them with cutting edge tech networks in Europe.
Founder and Managing Director
Léopold Demiddeleer - Ph. D. - Physical Chemistry - ULB
Main fields of competences and experience
Strategic business alignment of research and technology portfolios
Research projects portfolio management in various domains: Organic printed electronics, Sensors materials, Polymer chemistry, Polymer processing, Catalysts, High throughput technologies, Environmental technologies, Renewable Energy, Fuel cells, PEM electrolyzers and Li-batteries…
Global Open Innovation schemes set-up and management
Intellectual property portfolio management
Venture funding in United States, Europe, Asia
Spin-Off creation and monitoring
Universities - Industries partnership programs management worldwide
Innovation, R&D management training and education programs
Main positions held
Executive V.P from 2000 to 2012
Solvay s.a. - New Business Development and Corporate Venturing - Belgium
President from 2009-2013
EIRMA - (European Industrial Research Management Association)
Strategy and Innovation Advisor
Academic Advisory Boards
Teaching & Professorship at the Université Libre de Bruxelles - Faculté des Sciences
"Industrial Innovation in Chemistry" - Brussels, Belgium
Advisor to Investors
Member of the Belgian Royal Academy
Classe "Technology and Society"
Ex-Chairman of the CPS (Comité de Politique Scientifique)
Altran Foundation for innovation - Paris, France - Board Member
Ewora Annual Conference - Brussels, Belgium- 2017
Seminaires Ilya Prigogyne - Brussels, Belgium - octobre 2017
GRF - Global Relations Forum- Istanbul, Turky - 2017
17th International Conference on Industrial Technology Innovation-Taipei, Taiwan - 2016-
Access to Networks
An extended network of industrial specialists in a wide range of fields can be mobilised for any specific projects :
Business Model Creation,
Renewable Energy Production and Storage
Venture Capital Funds