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Questions about participation

Are you considering to participate? Do you have any question about the Philips Innovation Award?

Our Secretary is ready to help you!

Please contact Gijs Bleeker on +31 (0)6 53 34 38 68 or send an e-mail to:


Press enquiries

For all press enquiries please contact Carlijn Ehrenburg on:

+31 (0)6 40 14 06 28

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Become a Partner

If you are interested in becoming a partner please contact Twan Basset on:

+31 (0)6 48 81 88 04

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The Board


The Philips Innovation Award is an independent non-profit organisation that works in close cooperation with Philips. The organisation of the Award is led by a Board consisting of the following seven dedicated students from the Erasmus University Rotterdam that work part-time on the organisation of the events.


Annick Buitenhek


Carlijn Ehrenburg

Marketing and Communications

Gijs Bleeker


Pieter Knappert


Twan Basset


Amelie Balkenende


Thomas Barink

Head of Ambassadors

Frequently Asked Questions

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Welcome to our Frequently Asked Questions section where you will find answers to the most commonly asked questions in relation to the Philips Innovation Award.

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