Entries by Rianne Croes

Registration 2021-2022 started!

Do you have a sustainable startup? Are you seeking help to find the right market and build up your company in a proper way? Register for the BeStart accelerator! In April 2021 we will start a new programme. Why participate? You become a part of our strong cleantech network with investors, financials, launching customers and […]

Watch the DemoDay pitch videos 🍃

We had an excellent DemoDay last Monday with sparkling product pitches, sharp questions and a lot of useful advice from the network. Our startups are very enthousiastic about the support they received. Below you will find their pitch video and most important question. Do you have a useful tip to help them further? Their contact […]

Monday November 16th: online DemoDay

Would you like to be the first to know which innovations our region has to offer? Do you want to collaborate with fresh and flexible companies? Do you want to invest or do you have a network with helpful contacts? Those are all excellent reasons to block Monday afternoon November 16th in your agenda. Register […]

Big investment for SG Papertronics after switch to beer market

Photo credits: NV NOM Our alumnus SG Papertronics will receive a substantial early stage funding from the NV NOM and the University of Groningen Holding Company (RHM) for their mobile lab testing technology. “The investors believe our tech can be used for several different markets,” explains CEO Maciej Grajewski. “We provide our customers with portable […]

BeStart results since 2016

These numbers really make us proud. Since 2016 our startups have a 83% success rate. At this point there are 39 companies from the BeStart programme that work on a cleaner, more sustainable world 🍃. So to everybody from our beautiful network, members from the board, people who have coached or taught our startups: THANK […]

A healthy breakfast on the go. This is Eatcup!

Product developer Jelte Steur quit his job at Pezy to focus on a product he really believes in: Eatcup. But what is Eatcup anyway and how did this idea come to life? You can read all about it in this interview with Jelte. What is Eatcup? ‘Eatcup helps people enjoy their own breakfast on the […]

Cow dung is more than poop: meet the Dungse team

How cool would it be to make new useful stuff out of cow poop? Our participant Dungse makes it happen! They entered our programme in April last year with the aim to refine their business model and to help mainstream their Dungse product as a popular and sustainable building material. In this vlog cofounders Lindey […]

9 cleantech startups selected four our 2020 – 2021 accelerator

Our lineup four the 2020 – 2021 programme is final! During the online selection event on Thursday March 26th, 9 promising startups were selected for our accelerator. In the coming year, we will help them with entrepeneurial workshops, individual coaching and we will introduce them into our network consisting of customers, financials, knowledge institutes and […]