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Do you have an innovation-related question?

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.

Innovate and accelerate 

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. 


New business

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

Are you a student with a business idea? Get your idea checked at Novel-T

You want to run a business and already have an idea. Then you will want to talk this through, of course, preferably with someone who is an expert at starting your own business. Ask Sven, Julian or one of the other junior business developers on our team. Just like you, they are students and they feel completely at home in the world of entrepreneurship.

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Innovation requires leaders with vision, guts and the means to get going

To ensure future success, entrepreneurs will have to draw on a different source. It's common sense, really: try to keep the pace if you want to stay in the race.

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Upcoming events

Blockchain Technology Meetup Twente

26-07-2018 15:45

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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ECIU Creathon for Smarter Regional Development

14-09-2018 12:00

​Digitalisation, Urbanisation, Climate Change, Sustainability: how do these global trends affect our daily lives and how challenging can they be for the cities that we live in? What is our view on the future of our region and how can we develop our own smart environment on a regional scale?​ We will explore these challenges during the ECIU Creathon from September 14-17, 2018.

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