(SBGG) assists in transferring the knowledge generated at the University Medical Centre Groningen and University of Groningen to companies and society, by initiating collaborations and licensing opportunities.
Business Innovation Centre Drenthe (Hoogeveen)
The business Innovation Centre Drenthe is a foundation where all stakeholders can perform their activities, varying from incubation, acceleration, innovation, research, entrepreneurship promotion and the participation in European initiatives and projects.
Campus convention (Campus Lingen)
The Campus Convention offers university members, business representatives and interested members of the public the opportunity to present themselves by means of posters, short lectures and project presentations and to get into conversation with students and university members.
Campus Groningen – Zernike Campus
Zernike Campus focuses on energy, chemistry, life sciences and big data. There are public-private cooperations with knowledge institutions, numerous companies and facilities such as Innolab Chemie Groningen, Zernike NanoLab Groningen, Energy Transition Center EnTrance.
Within the business climate around knowledge centres UG/UMCG there is an increase of start-ups and initiatives to investigate the possibilities there to. The most promising companies will at a certain moment search for venture capital to finance their growth. Carduso Capital wants to participate in this type of companies by putting in, besides capital, also their strategic knowledge.
CORNEXION is a new online matching platform for start-ups and medium-sized businesses. The platform links German medium-sized businesses with innovative start-ups and capital. Regardless of whether it’s a collaboration, direct investment or loose cooperation: entrepreneurs and investors use the CORNEXION network to find the right start-ups for the challenges of the future.