Nanotech solutions for cancer research

Posted on 8 March 2017 | 0 comments

Dutch nanotech sets firm foot on Japanese soil. Partly thanks to Eindhoven high tech companies like AMSYSTEMS Center, DoMicro, Holst Centre, SCIL and Simbeyond, the Dutch nanotech industry has put a firm foot on Japanese soil. Earlier this month the Holland High Tech trade mission visited the Nanotech Expo2017 in Tokyo. In collaboration with the innovation network of the Dutch embassy, the companies presented...

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Absorbing Life – Photo book

Posted on 15 February 2015 | 0 comments

On March 14 I will be publishing my photo book ‘absorbing life‘, with 210 black and white pictures, street photography. Why have I been working on this book? I don’t want to wait or waste a moment of this precious thing we call life, but follow the nagging urge to grab the essence of life with my camera. For years I have been intrigued by the idea of objectivity, for example, in Italian postwar neorealist movies, although I know...

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Thought leader, bonding, conscience

Posted on 23 August 2012 | 0 comments

‘A thought leader is not necessarily the biggest company in the sector, but the company that is recognized as the champion of innovation in an area that is relevant to the market or society. Thought-leading companies are able to break through conventional thought patterns in the market and offer customers innovative insights.’ I read this on the web. I guess I wasn’t paying attention, because I wasn’t familiar with the...

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Holland High Tech branding (and balloon)

Posted on 24 July 2012 | 0 comments

The silly season. Go outside and lay down on your back – preferably on grass. Look for the orange Holland High-Tech balloon: The oldest form of aviation is playfully promoting the Dutch high-tech sector. The balloon has flown for the first time on July 28 during the balloon festival in Joure. Companies can hire the balloon from Special Balloon Services in Leusden. The Holland High Tech branding is developed in 2012 and continued until...

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Directing without hierarchy

Posted on 27 June 2012 | 0 comments

The development of the Brainport brand a few years ago and the Holland High-Tech branding process in 2012 both consisted of working in unique hybrid constructions to position the business and the brand and establish how they would be communicated. At Brainport, the hybrid construction consisted of companies, knowledge institutes and the regional government in the southeast of the Netherlands. At Holland High-Tech, the hybrid construction...

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Holland … more than tulipsand clogs!

Posted on 25 June 2012 | 0 comments

Made the short promotional film ‘Holland… more than tulips and clogs’ together with EVD. It shows more and less familiar technological innovations made in the Netherlands, such as scanners by Philips Medical, the Philips Wake-up Light, the Phileas bus, ASML, and the Eye RHAS (robot for haptically assisted surgery. The film will be used to promote Dutch innovations around the world, using the EVD/NL Agency toolkit and by all of the Dutch...

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Verdienmodel + waardenmodel

Posted on 22 May 2012 | 0 comments

In de Paradijslaan bij de Grote Berg, centrum Eindhoven, scheppen Annemoon Geurts en Koen Rijnbeek een internationaal podium voor de creatieve industrie. En voor gastronomie liefhebbers! Met Creative Suites in Kazerne en Loods bieden zij een sterrenrestaurant, hotelkamers en vergadersuites. En een top-ontmoetingsplek en expositieruimte voor kunstenaars, engineers, designers, muzikanten etc. Het bijzondere in mijn ogen is het ‘revolving’...

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