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Looking for an innovation partner?



Looking for an innovation partner? 11 June Finding, being found and collaborating to access funding

Where can you turn if you can't find the expertise you need to complete your project within your existing network? What funding could support your ambitions? The “Vanguard Initiative Gateway” is there to guide you to the right partner and collaboration.

Are you a supplier of software, services, technology or materials, a manufacturer of machinery or equipment, a startup or OEM with activities involving AI/Efficient and Sustainable Manufacturing (ESM)/ Smart Health expertise and in need of additional partners? Fill out your organization's profile on VI Gateway to express your needs, or to showcase the expertise you can offer to others.

Find, be found and collaborate to access funding!

VI Gateway not only offers you access to a community of companies, knowledge institutes, technology test and validation centers, clusters and any other AI/ESM/Smart Health value chain partner, but also allows you to search within the partner communities of 3D Printing, Artificial Intelligence, Efficient and Sustainable Manufacturing (Industrie4.0) and Smart Health. Cross-tech collaborations are within reach, simply by being active on the VI Gateway.

Oost NL, a partner of Think East Netherlands, offers the opportunity to create your own account and search specifically for funding and collaborative partners. 

Click here to access the VI Gateway

The Vanguard Initiative is a network of 39 of Europe's most advanced industrial regions aimed at stimulating industrial innovation and building European value chains.