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Do you have an idea for a startup or innovation within your company? Would you like more information about financing, are you looking for a partnership, or a test site for your product? Don’t dream it, do it! Take the first step towards innovation by submitting your question to our specialists.

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We offer startups (New) and innovative entrepreneurs (Next) access to a dynamic ecosystem. By connecting entrepreneurship to high-tech innovation and employing our Novel-Tools, we help them to become game changers. 


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Today we see startups as the promise of tomorrow's economy. People are becoming much more aware of the importance of young businesses. Young entrepreneurs with innovative ideas are required to fill empty spaces in the business community.”

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Next business

“The world finds itself in an enormous transition phase with industrial and societal impact. Digitalization, robotics and technical improvement, changes the chains in the industry and is creating more possibilities at the product and process level. New industries are being opened up and new products and services are following each other with an increasing tempo.”

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Our stories

Clearing the way for tomorrow’s frontrunners

As Novel-T, we clear the way for tomorrow’s frontrunners. To do so, our approach will be slightly different this year," says Jaap Beernink, CEO of Novel-T.

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Mobina IT’s app helps manufacturing industry in Twente innovate

Entrepreneurial student Marlène Hol, her boyfriend Jochem Verburg and her father René Hol are taking giant leaps with their company Mobina IT in a short period of time. “Our mission is to help the manufacturing industry innovate with the help of IT,” Marlène says.

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Upcoming events

Lecture marketing specialist Yaagneshwaran Ganesh

25-01-2018 14:00

Yaagneshwaran Ganesh from India will give a reading at START! by Saxion University of Applied Sciences about the hot topics of 2018 within his field and will explain the key focus points for entrepreneurs.

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Workshop: Blockchain Technology

25-01-2018 16:00

Do you want to learn more about the hot item Blockchain Technology? Do you want to discover the advantages as well as the dangers of it? Then find out all about this subject during our workshop!

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