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Girls who like to code

Girls Who Like Code is a loosely organized collective of women that code for beginners and expert professionals. They provide a place for women in Groningen to work on projects, help each other out and share ideas and information.

De Noorderlingen

De Noorderlingen is a minor in entrepreneurship for ambitious students with their own business. 5 months of really working on your company or business idea under the guidance of professionals.

Groningen @ Work

To strengthen the region economically and thus help as many Groningen residents as possible find work. That is the goal of Groningen @ Work , the program for the economy and labor market of the province of Groningen 2020-2023.

De Ondernemersfactory

The Ondernemersfactory is a physical place where (starting) entrepreneurs and ‘young’ companies are supported in entrepreneurship.

Groningen Innovation Port

Our aim is to stimulate and develop innovation and utilities. It is our ambition to create new business activity and economic growth and to improve the business climate in the seaports.

De Pijp (formerly Big Building)

De Pijp is located in an old meat preserves factory and furniture factory on the Boterdiep. In the building there are office spaces, fixed workplaces, flexplaces and meeting rooms for rent. Startups, self-employed persons and SMEs work here independently through which collaborations also arise!

Groningen Ondernemingsprijs

The aim of the Groninger Ondernemingsprijs Foundation is to stimulate the Groningen economy by making excellent and inspiring companies visible and by offering a relevant business network in which entrepreneurs and administrators of government and education can meet.

De Puddingfabriek

De Pudding rents out spaces for every type of event. From meetings and symposiums to cultural festivals, from weddings or ceremonies to company outings or gala dinners. They can also arrange and take care of events.

Digital Society Hub

This is where students, companies, teachers and researchers work together on innovations in ICT, innovations with ICT in healthcare, energy, mobility, liveability and agriculture and related design and communication issues.

Economic Board Groningen

Entrepreneurs can contact them for money, advice and assistance. They offer future-oriented teaching packages for education. They help promising sectors of construction, 5G, ICT, tourism and green chemistry & energy to grow further.