ESA BIC Noordwijk Kick-Off & 10 yrs BViT
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM (CEST)
We invite you to join us in a celebration of the start of ESA BIC Noordwijk at the 27th October in SpaceExpo Noordwijk. We’d like to share with you this new initiative to bring new businesses to the market based on space technology and systems. This new initiative is undertaken by two experienced organizations in business incubation; ESA and BViT supported by national and regional partners which share the vision and actions to foster pioneering entrepreneurs to develop high-tech businesses.
This event will not only celebrate 10 years of entrepreneurship enabling activities of BViT innovation network, it will showcase the opportunities for entrepreneurs and network partners offered by the ESA BIC program. A clear sign of the long term commitment will come from the installment of the ‘ESA BIC Advisory Board’ which will be presented during this event.
Please let us know if you can give this event priority in your calendar:
(Full program can be viewed following this link)
15:00 Installment of Advisory Board and its ambitions
16:00 Presentation of ESA BIC Program, incl. 3 pitches of startups
16:30 Celebrating 10 years of enabling pioneering entrepreneurs by BViT innovation network
17:00 Informal networking in a festive environment
Pim de Bokx (BViT) & Frank Salzgeber (ESA)
Also in behalf of: Netherlands Space Office, TNO, City of Noordwijk, NL Development and Rabobank.
When & Where
Space Business Innovation Centre ( SBIC ) Noordwijk offers Innovative and Technical Entrepreneurs Support to Growth their Businesses.
SBIC Noordwijk has several programs, a big international network to assist you finding the right partner, staff, investors and possible clients.
SBIC Noordwijk can offer you the following:
- ESA BIC Noordwijk Program
- ( Flexible ) Office Accommodation in the European Space Innovation Centre
- Unique High Tech / Innovative Environment
- Support of the Space Business Support Centre ( NLR, Haseltine Lake, Rabobank Bollenstreek and the Zirkzee Group de Breed & Partners )
- Network of Coaches and Investors
- Aerospace Cluster
- Possible Partnership with High-Tech innovative companies
- Access to the European Space Agency, Netherlands Space Office and TNO
- International Gateway to Industry
Detailed program available for download.
Arguments to help you decide to join us on this event:
1. You’re interested to learn more about the cooperation that has been created between ESA-ESTEC (the European Space Agency in The Netherlands), NSO (Netherlands Space Office), TNO, Rabobank, Gemeente Noordwijk, Provincie Zuid-Holland, NL Development and BViT innovatienetwerk to foster new business creation in the region.
2. You are interested to learn how you or your friends can participate in the ESA Business Incubation Centre and which opportunities this program has to offers for new startups and spin-off’s.
3. You might even be interested to join the group of organizations that support this program.
4. You would like to network with other people that are passionate about innovation, new business and new entrepreneurship and celebrate with BViT its 10th anniversary.
Hope to meet you there!
The ESA BIC Team.