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Will your innovation take off? Don’t dream it, do it! We help startups and innovative entrepreneurs develop and give scale-ups the room they need to grow. How? By giving you access to knowledge and connect you to international networks of scientists, entrepreneurs, investors and talent. Discover al our services in the ecosystem.

Got any questions for the government? Ask RVO through Novel-T

Every 1st and 3rd Monday of the month, you can ask questions to Gerko Slotman from RVO.nl at Novel-T.

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Key enabling technologies, such as photonics and nanotechnology, are the basis for innovation in countless industries. To stimulate the use of these technologies in product development and increase collaboration between EU regions, the Interreg programme ROCKET was initiated in September 2016.

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Innovation centres and fieldlabs

Do you want to stay ahead of the competition, innovate and grow as a manufacturing company in Twente? Do you want to release better products on the market quicker? Join an open innovation centre or visit one of the field labs.

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Funding for startups

Are you in the startup phase with your enterprise, and are you looking for funding? Novel-T knows the possibilities for funding, from interest-free loans to crowdfunding and informal investing.

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Legal Advice

The Legal Advice Centre [Juridisch Adviespunt] of Novel-T provides advice on Dutch corporate and company law and contract law. This includes information and advice on required contracts, the right legal form or the transfer of patents or knowledge to a spin-off company.

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High Tech Knowledge Transfer

The University of Twente has extensive knowledge of Smart Industry and Technical Medicine. This knowledge can help the regional business community with innovation. The High-Tech Knowledge Transfer project delivers this knowledge to HTSM businesses in the East of the Netherlands.

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