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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. 


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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Upcoming events

Workshop: From idea to patent to business

30-10-2017 12:00

This workshop is for all PhD-candidates and Postdocs from UT.

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Co-Creation Day Twente

02-11-2017 14:30

Tijdens de Grants Week Twente organiseert Oost NL in samenwerking met Saxion en UT Twente op donderdagmiddag 2 november de Co-Creation Day Twente voor alle bedrijven, onderzoekers, studenten, de lokale gemeenten en andere belanghebbenden in Twente.

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