Partners in the joint construction of an innovative district

To implement the desire of the government of the Brussels-Capital Region to reinforce Brussels’ academic and international development while meeting the needs of the city’s inhabitants, is responsible for creating the master plan for the transformation of the former barracks in Ixelles into a new district of Brussels – an urban and university district that is open, international, innovative, mixed, sustainable and friendly.
The Urban Development Corporation is coordinating the operational implementation of the site’s redevelopment and is the contracting authority for the conversion of the riding school, which is funded by the European Regional Development Fund. The latter is also co-funding the creation by ULB and VUB of an innovative inter-university sustainable development cluster on the site.