Imec aims to be the world-leading R&D and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. As a trusted partner for companies, startups and academia we bring together brilliant minds from all over the world in a creative and stimulating environment. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of diverse partners across a multitude of industries, we are accelerating progress towards a connected, sustainable future.

 Work alongside 4,000 researchers at imec. Researchers at HR, researchers in the process and the fab, researchers at the technical department, researchers at the cafeteria and researchers at the research department, of course. 

Technology starts with people. At imec the names include Hilde, Kim, Praveen and Umberto. 75 nationalities. 4,000 researchers who make our company grow. 4,000 researchers who grow at our company.

We perform world-leading research in nano-electronics and create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.

The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes imec unique.

imec Leuven (Headquarters)

+32 16 28 12 11

imec tower (visits)
Remisebosweg 1
3001 Leuven

imec 1 (mail address)
Kapeldreef 75
3001 Leuven

imec warehouse (deliveries)
3001 Leuven


We offer both R&D solutions to create new technologies as well as innovation services applicable to both products and services. Your project can be big or small, stand-alone or have multiple partners, our expertise comes without question.

  • Research and Development
  • Innovation services and solutions
  • Venturing for start-ups and funds