Science meets Business
Amsterdam Science Park was established for the purpose of stimulating innovation. Therefore it is essential that knowledge and business are brought together, so that scientific knowledge can be translated into products, companies or medical treatment. Amsterdam Science Park has many facilities and initiatives for stimulating such knowledge valorisation. The research institutes at the Science Park have their own unique programmes and successful spin-offs. The University has the Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA) and the ACE Venture Lab is also located at Amsterdam Science Park. All of these serve to stimulate entrepreneurial spirit and innovation.
So, what happens once you've set up your company? The Matrix buildings of the Matrix Innovation Center have extensive state-of-the-art office facilities for and Startup Village is a new co-working space at Amsterdam Science Park where innovative high-tech and science based startups will be located.