Discover Brainport Eindhoven

In the technology region of Brainport Eindhoven, we work intelligently together as thinkers and doers. The possibilities are endless within Brainport. Discover, learn and grow.

What is Brainport Eindhoven?

Innovation, technology and entrepreneurship

The strategy

Brainport Development

PSV & Brainport Eindhoven

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Brainport for you

Whether you are studying, working or having a company here, Brainport Eindhoven offers limitless opportunities for growth. Your success depends on the way you overcome your challenges. Please contact Brainport if you need any support. We will help you gain more knowledge and new perspectives or we will just answer your questions.




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The Gate is the platform for tech startups in the first stage of their existence. An information and advice platform, physical and digital, they can reach out to for a successful take off. The following parties have joined forces to improve the quantity and quality of the high tech startup climate in Brainport.


The Gate is an initiative of:

Service partners

The Gate is the entry-point where you, as a starter, can be further assisted in getting your innovation ready for the market. Our service partners play an important role in this, as they provide services that can help your business grow. Here, you can find an overview of our partners and the special packages they provide to you, as startup.

Startups can also get more information and support from these partners

Blatter Legal

Blatter Legal provides clear and strategic legal advice of high quality at affordable rates. The firm provides tailored agreements and practical innovative solutions in the areas of commercial contracts, corporate law, intellectual property and other legal advice.


The common goal of the province of Brabant is to make you, as a Brabant startup successful. Braventure brings all parties in the Brabant startup ecosystem together. Furthermore, Braventure is the entry point for the Brabant Startup Fund, the early stage investment fund of the province.

Chamber of Commerce

As soon as you want to start a business, you have to register at the Chamber of Commerce. You will also find inspiration and tips on their website to make the start of your business successful.

Eindhoven Engine

Eindhoven Engine accelerates innovation in the Brainport Region through challenge-based research in its public-private research facility at the TU/e Campus. Teams of our region’s most talented researchers from industry, knowledge institutes and students cooperate in research programs to deliver breakthrough technological solutions.

High Tech XL

We support hardware startup founders all the way from idea to prototype to scale-up by connecting them to a top-tier community of entrepreneurs, corporates, and investors. HighTechXL’s accelerator program is conceived to fast-forward an early-stage hardware startup’s market entry.

Innovation Industries

Innovation Industries is an experienced deep tech Venture Capitalist. The organization invests in technology companies with high growth potential and sustainable solutions that deliver value to investors and other stakeholders.


LUMO Labs is an impact-driven multi-stage (pre-seed through series A) capital fund with a two-year venture builder program for founding teams of ventures focused on AI/Data, Blockchain, Robotics/Drones, IoT, and/or VR/AR.


On 'Ondernemersplein' you will find information and advice from the government for entrepreneurs. by KVK, Belastingdienst,, CBS, UWV and other government organisations.


As an entrepreneur with an innovative idea, at times you need money to grow your business. Rabobank is happy to help finance your innovation. Get to know the innovation funds that can help your startup or scale-up grow in a sustainable and responsible way in every stage of its development.

TU/e Innovation Space

TU/e innovation Space is a community where interdisciplinary hands-on challenge based learning, engineering design and entrepreneurship is developed and facilitated. They provide an environment where students learn to solve societal challenges for business and society.

Vereniging Brainport Tech & Law

Brainport TechLaw wants to offer the Brainport region an accessible platform where technology and law meet. The association facilitates the exchange of knowledge and experience between (start-up) technology companies and consultants (lawyers, accountants, patent attorneys).

040 - 247 59 52


Anouk Zenden

Secretary | TU/e