Fast-lane from idea to commercial product
The Dutch acknowledge the importance of innovation for sustained growth, and invest accordingly in our innovation infrastructure. The extensive network of fieldlabs in our region provides a real-life testing ground for new innovations, in which many corporates are committed partners. Our region is home to a number of world-renowned industry clusters and our 3 universities, all in the world top 100, are avid collaborators with industry. To further promote innovation, there are many subsidies and tax reductions available for R&D activities.