How can light influence your behavior? This is what the IGNITE student team is conducting research into. The team shares the knowledge it has gained with the lighting industry.
"The prerequisite for an inclusive society is that everyone feels at home here. So: care for housing, a well-functioning infrastructure, clean air and a vibrant city"
Plasmacure develops a product that treats wounds with cold plasma.
The quality of living and the environment is influencing the success of Brainport Eindhoven in all its aspects
"Brainport as a whole can only function if the connection between city and countryside is right"
3D printing offers opportunities for the healthcare sector. In the Brainport region, companies are working together to bring these applications to the market.
Students are drawn into the ecosystem through real impact and relevant goals – not with Brainport-lingo
"It's about making students feel like being part of that great adventure. We're playing in the Champion's League of high tech"
"The city has the impact of a metropolis but the appearance of a provincial town. That has consequences for attracting talent"
"Brainport can still make a huge leap when it comes to selling all those great innovations"
"Anything that can help us innovate our ideas about innovation can help keep Brainport at the top for the next ten years"
"We not only improve accessibility to and between economic top locations in the economic engine of the South, but the system also generates money"
"We are investing extra in the key technologies in which we are or want to become leaders, and which play an important role in realizing social transitions"
"The name 'Brainport' can create leverage abroad, which is difficult to achieve as a single supplier"
Brainport needs new 'Original Equipment Manufacturers' - companies that, like ASML, set the tone for the rest of the ecosystem.
A surgeon's eyes have been greatly improved thanks to technology in recent years, for example with the advent of new image processing techniques and digital microscopes. But what about their hands?"
When a city is growing as fiercely as Eindhoven, you need to organize widespread public support amongst the population. Which is why Eugene Franken set up EHVXL with a group of friends.
Capital needs remain significant in Brainport’s high tech industry, but this is not a problem for everyone
"In general, start-ups and OEMs seem to be able to attract investments more easily, but this is much less the case for scale-ups"
High Tech Manufacturing companies will continue to be the key to Brainport’s success in the years to come
"Much will depend on the relationship between the OEMs and the suppliers that work directly with them."
Rabobank research 'Brainport at the top' highlights the issues that determine whether the region will still be the 'Smartest in the World' in 10 years' time.
“The Brainport-way of System thinking: a model for uniting high tech and project management around the world”
"We also know that you can only conquer the world of project management step by step"
"If we can make our knowledge more explicit and develop activities such as events and education, then we can accelerate the learning curve around systems engineering"