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A story of VU startup Fitsurance

Fitsurance and how they ‘pivot’ during COVID-19, as a VU ‘personal health’ startup All was lost (well, almost) After a great pilot-project in Zeeland, where we measured runners on the beach, to see what a 3-day running event did with runners’ health,  we stepped up our efforts to prepare for 2020, in order to make […]


ACE Incubation Program: Fall 2020

Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship (ACE) is the university incubator of UvA, VU, HvA and Amsterdam UMC and empowers students, academics and professionals who are starting or growing their business. The support consists of training & coaching and introductions to our extensive network of industry leaders, business professionals, investors and service providers. By supporting knowledge-based startups […]


Three new companies at Demonstrator Lab

Three new companies at Demonstrator Lab Three groups made the transition from Demonstrator Lab project to company/ stichting: CrowdZ, Cargoplot and Stichting voor Chromotografie thuis. CrowdZ CrowdZ turns data into valuable insights. By gathering and providing real-time data from Bluetooth and WIFI tracking, CrowdZ provides customized solutions to gyms, hospitality, retail and smart building management. […]


Geld voor 3D printen op micron schaal van Innovatiefonds NH

Photosynthetic B.V., een startup gevestigd in Demonstrator Lab, heeft een converteerbare lening van € 300.000 ontvangen van het Innovatiefonds Noord-Holland. Met deze financiering ontwikkelt het bedrijf een technologie om op micron schaal 3D structuren te printen. De technologie van Photosynthetic maakt het mogelijk om 3D structuren te printen op micron niveau. Toepassingen waar 3D printen […]


Demonstrator Lab enables you to get your feet wet and set sail in the entrepreneurial and corporate world

Davide Iannuzzi, director Demonstrator Lab