IDLab partners

Research at IDLab targets the most daunting challenges industry is facing to deliver the digital transformation, connecting everything and extracting high value from data.


Internet experts and data scientists

IDLab focuses its research on internet technologies and data science. We develop technologies outperforming current solutions for communication subsystems, high speed and low power networking, distributed computing and multimedia processing, machine learning, artificial intelligence and web semantics.


Collaborations with innovative industry

IDLab collaborates with many universities and research centres worldwide and jointly develops advanced technologies with industry (R&D centers from international companies, Flanders’ top innovating large companies and SMEs, as well as numerous ambitious startups).

Beyond 2020

Nextgen technologies for 2020 and beyond

By 2020, billions of objects will be interconnected, delivering a wealth of information. At IDLab we contribute today to the global standards of tomorrow. Key contributions have been made to W3C, MPEG, OSGi, 3G/4G/5G, IETF COAP… In our labs we also demonstrate technology beyond 2020.

Recent news

Webinar 25/03: Hybrid Machine Learning for Smart Maintenance

In this webinar we elaborate upon the topic of hybrid machine learning for smart maintenance, from both an academic as from a practical point of view. Contributions from members from UGent-EELab, UGent-IDLab and Yazzoom.

Webinar 22/02: Introduction of Healthcare robotics for healthcare professionals

The webinar is an introduction about robotics and it is adressed to healthcare profeccionals who are intrested in healthcare robotics.

Testbed for the Experimental Evaluation of Wireless Industrial Safety Solutions

IDLab and Lopos (imec-Ghent University spin off) are involved in the TRINITY project by creating solutions to make typical industrial work environments a safer place for employees.

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