The startup community of Eindhoven and Brainport region.
Eindhoven Startups Foundation is the organisation to continue building the Brainport Eindhoven region as the top 3 best tech startup hub of Europe.
Eindhoven is the birth city of Philips. A city with an entrepreneurial spirit that brought multiple technical development from hardware to photonica and 3D printing. Together with the Technical University of Eindhoven and others like Fontys and Summa, students are educated to think beyond the horizon and innovate.
For decades there have been a strong cooperation between government, corporates and university, adding to this mix comes the startup community with the different incubators, accelerators, programs and startup founders building a strong network of trust and working together with an international approach.
Shapeways, StudyPortals, G-Therapeutics, Liquavista, Additive Industries, Mestic, and much more gives this city and region many role models for young entrepreneurs.