The cross-roads of knowledge
Vito, the Flemish institute for technological research, is an independent research centre, the cross-roads of knowledge in the field of energy, environment
and advanced materials. With more than 450 highly qualified employees, Vito is the largest and best-equipped research centre in Flanders in these fields.
Vito develops innovative products and processes, translating the latest knowledge and technologies into practical applications. Priority is given to protecting
the environment and the sustainable use of energy and raw materials. Vito offers feasible solutions and independent advise to companies in Belgium and abroad
as well as to regional, federal and European governments.
Vito’s mission is defined as follows:
Vito is a research institution, which, for the benefit of government, industry and SMEs, stimulates sustainable technological development with its specialist
services and high standard R&D in the fields of energy, environment and advanced materials.