What does CERN BIC @ Nikhef offer?
Our BIC provides the following package:
- Support with proposals for acquiring early stage funding, such as the STW Take-off scheme and the IXA Proof of Concept funds;
- Depending on availability: € 30.000 euro starter loan from the Nikhef revolving fund, to be used for e.g. IP protection, design, prototyping, market studies;
- Access to 40 hours of support by technical, engineering or scientific staff at CERN;
- Use of IP from CERN at favourable conditions;
- Favourable conditions for office facilities within the ACE Venture Lab;
- Access to the network of our partners (patent and IP specialists, contractual expertise, business developers, venture capitalists);