Our activities

SBIC Noordwijk hosts and facilitates various events that can all be described with two key words:
Space & Business.

What we do

Some people are born entrepreneurs. Others need a little inspiration to help them start on their entrepreneurial journey.

Next to running the ESA BIC incubation program, we organize various activities. From exciting 24-hour challenges to interactive workshops: we help people become the best entrepreneur they can be.

IDEATE

Hackathons

Break out of your comfort zone, dive into a hackathon and discover the entrepreneur in yourself.

Workshops

Learn the skills you need to become the entrepreneur you want or to improve the impact of your startup.

VALIDATE

Competitions

Test your idea in (international) competitions and win the support and experience you need to start your own business.

Workshops

Learn the skills you need to become the entrepreneur you want or to improve the impact of your startup.

Venture Academy

A 3 month accelerator program to boost your business at the Leiden Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, PLNT.

NEW: Ignition Program

Our own pre-incubation program that helps you polish your business plan before entering ESA BIC Noordwijk.

INCUBATE

ESA BIC

Our most important activity: running the ESA BIC incubation program.

PARTICIPATE

SBIC Participations

With SBIC Participations, we invest in startups in the form of capital and business expertise. 

Be an active part of the space business community

The Space Business Innovation Centre Noordwijk is the place to be for all things ‘space’ and ‘entrepreneurship’. Whether you are a design student excited about space or an engineer looking to start your own business, we have the right event for you.

Can't wait to get going?

Sign up for one of our upcoming events, and hopefully we can welcome you in Noordwijk soon!