In short

We work with the government, universities, and academics to help break down the barriers to commercialising research and emerging technologies.

Raise levels of ambition and knowledge of institutional stakeholders

Boost connections with partners who stimulate growth

Remove scaleup bottlenecks

Focus on competing in promising technology-industry combinations


  • On the Startup Finder tool we created you can search through over 7,500 startups in the Netherlands filtering on topics, investment and the technologies they use.

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  • Here you can a list of all the KTO's & TTO's in the Netherlands

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See our initatives


Science Finder Tool

Explore the clusters of academic expertise in The Netherlands. Examine the results and their connectivity on a map. Engage with your findings through reports and direct contact.

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AI Coalition

Bringing together key stakeholders from the ecosystem, the AI Coalition acts as a catalyst for artificial intelligence applications.



Visit the website for more information about the competition.

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Learn from our resources

  • Action Plan 2020
    Techleap Action Plan 2020

    An outline of our plans for 2020 including key overviews, analysis of the ecosystem, and end goals for 2023.

  • 285 Startup Solutions for the Energy Transition

    285 Startup Solutions for the Energy Transition

    Discover the bidbook Startup Solutions for the Energy Transition, containing the profiles of 285 green startups. Ranging from agriculture to wind power to the next big thing in urban living.

  • Corporate Venture Capital in The Netherlands

    Corporate Venture Capital in The Netherlands

    An increasing number of large enterprises employ Corporate Venture Capital (“CVC”) activities to support collaboration with startups. This report takes a deep dive into this area of investment.