Artikelen door Loek Becker Hoff

Cross-ocean market expansion support in the making for Canadian and Dutch cleantech businesses

Last week Toronto based MaRS and InnovationQuarter signed an MoU, signifying the start of a collaboration. The two organisations will explore options for seting up a market expansion programme in support of cleantech businesses looking to set foot on the ground in the market accross the ocean. The common goal of MaRS and InnovationQuarter is […]

Ban Ki-Moon, Georgieva en Gates leiden nieuwe door Nederland gestarte klimaatcommissie

Op initiatief van Nederland start volgende maand een nieuwe internationale klimaatcommissie. Deze Global Commission on Adaptation gaat landen wereldwijd overtuigen zich te wapenen tegen de gevolgen van klimaatverandering. Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructuur en Waterstaat) maakte vandaag bekend dat voormalig Secretaris-Generaal Ban Ki-Moon van de Verenigde Naties, Bill Gates (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) en Wereldbank CEO Kristalina Georgieva op haar uitnodiging leiding gaan geven aan deze commissie.

Norwegians excited about Dutch maritime solutions

On April 24th and 25th InnovationQuarter and Netherlands Maritime Technology have organized a Technology Exchange Roadshow (TER) to Aalesund, Norway. A group of eight Dutch maritime companies presented their new technologies and innovations to Norwegian ship designers. The Dutch solutions proved relevant and the participants turned home with useful business contacts and a wealth of information on the Norwegian market.