Ostend Science Park is a climate neutral, sustainable (carbon free) spot for companies already at pace with the future. Our science park is reserved for innovating companies working in Blue Growth.
- Focus on marine and maritime research & development.
- Unique ecosystem where business, science, government and citizens meet and join forces.
- Nice and inspiring environment, located at the inner port of Oostende.
How can I become a part
of Ostend Science Park?
Welcome at Belgium’s first and most innovative science park in marine and maritime business. Ostend Science Park supports and guides companies through their process of development.
Guaranteed fast access to Ghent University: contact with a renowned academic expert within 48 hours.
Specific high-level meetings with appropriate experts from Ghent University, exclusively for companies that participate in Ostend Science Park.
Public relations, social media and spokesmen to media and stakeholders. Participating companies are included in the media network and strategy of Ostend Science Park.
Bluebridge research building
Access to the online booking system for meeting and event space, as well as a discount.
Access to the calendar of all public events held in Bluebridge and invitations to all of those by default.
Access to the Bluebridge online booking system.
Two-hour consultation with the present knowledge and business developers every quarter (e.g. help with project applications).
Management and maintenance of the collective green areas and water.
Management and maintenance of signposting and roads.
In addition to this core package, Ostend Science Park also facilitates joint initiatives. Such as group purchases for security, mobility (e.g. bicycle sharing system, shuttle service) and waste collection.