Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food



  • ILVO aims to help eradicate malnutrition as well as an excessive food intake through knowledge about the functionality of primary products and process optimization.

    Food and Health

Research projects

ILVO has an extensive Belgian and international network and is active in many projects.

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In the ILVO dossiers you get a handy overview of all available information, contacts and publications per topic.

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Living Labs

Within so-called 'living labs' ILVO aims to further build on its role as a future-oriented and demand-driven knowledge center. Currently ILVO has 6 thematic living labs.

Living Labs



Contact day

Congress - Where Engineering Meets Veterinary Medicine

Augustijnenklooster, Academiestraat 1, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

The Vlaamse Buiatrie Vereniging and IE-NET Ingenieursvereniging are convinced that veterinarians and engineers working in cattle farming, ha...


Public launch of The ProteInn Club

Gent, Rode Bol, Sint-Denijslaan 485
Banner launch

The ProteInn Club was founded to facilitate the development and growth of innovative value chains. By connecting, inspiring and supporting r...

Past events