• Pitching and Business Angels Event

    Dear IN2lifeSciences partner,

    On the 22nd of May we are planning our second international Pitching & Business Angels Event for Life Science/Health/Medical Technology and IT.

    If you know companies that seek for business angels funding we would be glad to invite them on your behalf. These companies need to be:

    • An independent company;
    • Active in ICT, Life Sciences, Health and medical technology;
    • Current seeking for Angel funding for growth.

    The presentation dry-run aims to help SMEs that have been selected to present at the International Pitching & Business Angels Event in Amsterdam. For international guests we will use Skype, with experienced coaches form the relevant industry. We offer companies from the Netherlands a training on the 15th of May in Arnhem. You can use the summary investment proposal (application_form_pitch_event_amsterdam.docx) together with a business plan and send it to info@nextstage and to We will select the best company applications and we kindly ask you to take part in the selection process by your recommendations. The registration deadline is April 15th.

    We kindly ask you also to invite your investors relations to this international pitching’s event and to put this event in your newsletter and on your website. The program can be found here: international_business_angels_event_en_def_6.docx

    I thank you in advance for your collaboration and remain at your disposal for any further information and/or requests you might have.

    With regards,
    René Reijtenbagh


  • Granted incentives

    A total of 164 incentives were granted during the first three calls. Still counting....

    Collaboration: 53
    Insight: 29
    Meet & Greet: 82

    The 4th call is open till May 4. Don't miss the opportunity to apply for an incentive for your SME!

  • Pitching and matchmaking event @ Biomedica

    This year Biomedica and its partners organize a pitching event on June 17 & 18 at Biomedica 2014, including the presentation of 30 pitches (max 3 min.) by companies and research Institutes followed by a matchmaking session.

    The partners want to stimulate and support companies & institutes in order to initiate and support public/private partnerships and collaborative projects in order to encourage the research & development of new products by cross-border cooperation between companies/ institutes.

    You can apply for a pitch and complete a company/ institute profile, in which both offers and requests for technical expertise or research expertise are described in the fields of life sciences, chemistry, medical technology or high-tech systems. (e.g. materials, diagnostics, instrumentation and devices).

    March 31: registration and request for pitch presentations
    April 1-May 30: registration for matchmaking
    May-June 4: select pitchers you want to meet, scheduling matchmaking
    June 4: Program & matchmaking schedules announced