Unique loan for startups

Recently, Rabobank Bollenstreek and SBIC officially extended their incubation partnership by two years. Rabobank director Michiel Kolff considers his bank to be the perfect party for start-ups. A talk about pitches, innovation, and smart loans. Over the past few...

Discussing patents at the work place

Tech startups desire control over their own innovations. Not only is this the desire of startups themselves, but also of potential investors; patent protection is a must. The arrival of V.O. Patents & Trademarks as an incubation partner of SBIC Noordwijk...

‘Pac-Man’ in the clouds at GEOSS Hack 2018

SBIC Noordwijk has organized quite a number of space-related hackathons, such as the NASA Space Apps Challenge and ActInSpace, but we also like to attend and help out at other hackathons and entrepreneurial events. In the first week of May, SBIC’s community manager...

SBIC visits new NLR testing facility

The Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) is a longstanding partner in the European Satellite Navigation Competition and as such is a trusted friend to the SBIC community. But that does not always mean that employees and members of both organisations know exactly what...

Haseltine Lake protects your innovation

So you’re a freshly started entrepreneur and you have a brilliant idea that is going to solve a major world problem with technology from space. You probably want to shout it from the rooftops, right? Best not. “One thing that companies may not realise is that they...