Starting your own business is an exciting but also demanding undertaking. We will work with you to determine which way to go: partner with an existing company or organisation, or embark on the adventure of starting your own company. Once you developed a solid business case and the decision has been made to launch your spin-off, IXA is here to assist you.
IXA offers budding entrepreneurs a full range of support options:
The Demonstrator Lab is a pre-incubator where bright ideas are transformed into innovative products and services. It is open to students and staff members of the Amsterdam universities. It provides office and laboratory space in an entrepreneurial-minded academic environment.
Amsterdam Venture Studios (AVS)
Amsterdam Venture Studios are the incubator facilities for innovative knowledge based start-ups. AVS offers workspace and dedicated support through joint incubation programs, training and mentoring, and much more.
ACE helps students, researchers, and alumni turning their ideas into successful companies, by offering the best training and support, and providing access to an extensive network of mentors, entrepreneurs and business professionals.
The first effects of the arrival of the European Medicines Agency EMA are already being felt. The EMA effect is also good news for scientific research. Director Bart Klijsen of IXA VU-VUmc says, “In order to bring research to society, cooperation and participation with companies is indispensable. This requires a mature ecosystem. That is why […]News
IXA has awarded the first APCA grants to two AMC projects, “Applying histatin 1 to improve integration of dental implants” by Jan Stap and Irene van Dijk and “Identification of compounds that interfere with protein aggregation in Huntington’s Disease” by Eric Reits. This APCA grant offers the opportunity to carry out conceptual, technical, social and/or […]News
UvA professors Cees Snoek and Marcel Worring are starting a new public-private research lab together with researchers from the Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence Ltd. from the United Arab Emirates led by Professor Ling Shao. Within the new AIM lab, the researchers will focus on using artificial intelligence for medical image analysis. The lab will […]News