As an applied research centre in the field of ICT CETIC’s mission is to support economic development by transferring the results of the most innovative research in ICT to companies, particularly SMEs. The knowledge developed by CETIC is made available to companies to help them integrate these technological breakthroughs into their products, processes and services, enabling them to innovate faster, save time and money and develop new markets.
- CETIC is continuously expanding its expertise through its active involvement in European and regional research projects.
- CETIC is a non-profit organisation, accredited as Applied Research Center by the Walloon authorities.
- CETIC’s board is composed of industry representatives from the ICT sector and universities.
- CETIC is located on the Aeropole of Charleroi in Wallonia, Belgium.
- CETIC was founded in 2001 by the Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain), the University of Namur (UNamur) and the University of Mons (UMons).