ACADEMIC STARTUP COMPETITION

About

The Academic Startup Competition challenges universities and scientific institutions
to nominate their best spin-off startups and join the race for the 10 Dutch Pioneering Innovations from Science.
Science and entrepreneurship is brought together, of which these academic startups are setting the example.
The competition contributes to the national effort on more effectively translating
excellent science into societal impact.  The first ever selection day will be held at
Epicenter Amsterdam on May 14th, after which the 10 best
academic startups will get the opportunity to present themselves at GES 2019.
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Our 10 Winners

We are proud to announce the 10 winners of the Academic Startup Competition!

28 Nominated Startups

We are proud to introduce the lineup of startups during our event.
Below, you can find an overview of all participating startups.
All Startups
Health
Connectivity
Energy
Food / Agri
20face

20face

Connectivity

Privacy Proof Biometrics

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hy2care

Hy2Care

Health

Injectable hydrogels for functional cartilage repair.

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kepler

Kepler Vision Technologies B.V.

Connectivity
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amp

Amphera

Health

Empowering Dendritic Cells.

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levels

Levels Diagnostics

Health
chromoe

Chromodynamics B.V.

Health

Real-time chemical imaging.

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oceangrazer

Ocean Grazer B.V.

Energy

Renewable energy solution.

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confocal

Confocal

Health

Improve your imaging experience.

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elevate

Elevate Health

Health

Partner in online learning.

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mosameat

Mosa Meat B.V.

Food / Agri

The Meat Revelotion

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arthro

Arthrosave B.V.

Health

Joint reviving medical treatment

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findest

Findest

Food / Agri

Find technologies fast using IGOR^AI

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All Startups
Health
Connectivity
Energy
Food / Agri
sensius

Sensius BV

Health
numeric

Numeric Biotech

Health
20face

20face

Connectivity
hy2care

Hy2Care

Health
kepler

Kepler Vision Technologies B.V.

Connectivity
cardiac

CardiacBooster B.V.

Health
bunyavax

Bunyavax B.V.

Health
mindaf

Mindaffect

Connectivity
amp

Amphera

Health
vspart

VSParticle

Energy
concord

Concord Neonatal B.V.

Health
lipo

LipoCoat B.V.

Health
levels

Levels Diagnostics

Health
chromoe

Chromodynamics B.V.

Health
ccdiag

CC Diagnostics

Health
ivwear

IVWear B.V.

Health
oceangrazer

Ocean Grazer B.V.

Energy
confocal

Confocal

Health
elevate

Elevate Health

Connectivity
dialoge

DialogueTrainer

Connectivity
mosameat

Mosa Meat B.V.

Food / Agri
imed

i-Med Technology B.V.

Connectivity
arthro

Arthrosave B.V.

Health

Joint reviving medical treatment

tarlor

Taylor

Energy
scitodate

Scitodate

Connectivity
stentit

Stentit

Health
findest

Findest

Connectivity

Find technologies fast using IGOR^AI

biotech

EV Biotech

Food / Agri
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Speakers

The following speakers will appear on stage during the event:
MONA KEIJZER
STATE SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS AND CLIMATE POLICY
CONSTANTIJN VAN ORANJE
STARTUP DELTA SPECIAL ENVOY
PIETER DUISENBERG
CHAIRMAN AT VSNU
The event will be hosted by the following moderators:
ULRICH STARKE
CO-FOUNDER ZERO EMISSION FUELS (ZEF B.V.)
KATJA BERKHOUT
INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR - STARTUP DELTA

Jury

The Academic Startup Competition 2019 Jury:

Program

Tuesday May 14, 2019
Epicenter Amsterdam

12.30-13.00u
Welcoming guests at Epicenter

13.00-13.30u
Opening session by Constantijn van Oranje, Special Envoy of Startup Delta

13.30-16.30u
Two pitching sessions, including small breaks for drinks and jury deliberation

16.30-17.00u
Plenary discussion

17.00-17.30u
Closing remarks and the announcement of the 10 winning startups by Mona Keijzer, State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Climate Policy and Pieter Duisenberg, Chairman Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU)

17.30u
Drinks and bites!
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