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The Philips Innovation Award will reach its climax on the 6th of May at Theater Rotterdam. Make sure you get your free ticket, because there is only limited supply!
Out of an amazing group of highly motivated and professional student-startups, only 8 are left. Five Innovators and three Rough Diamonds will pitch in front of an audience consisting of entrepreneurs, partners, investors, the business panel and students. One of the Innovators will win the Big Award worth €50.000. The Rough Diamonds compete for the prize worth €10.000!



Theater Rotterdam
Schouwburgplein 25, 3012 CL Rotterdam



18:30 – 19:15: Walk-in

19:30 – 22:00: Show

22:00 – 23:00: Drinks

About the awards


The Phillips Innovation award is the largest student-entrepreneur award in The Netherlands. This award is organized for students, by students. We do not believe in “the winner takes it all”-principle. The Philips Innovation Award has become a platform where each participant can profit from. By participating you will get personal feedback, practice important skills, receive coaching and build a network. The Philips innovation awards consists of four stages.

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We do not believe in a ‘winner takes it all’ mentality. Instead, we want to make sure that all contestants benefit from participating in the Philips Innovation Award. In order to stimulate entrepreneurship for every individual, we have created a process in which participants are guided by our partners. This guidance consists of feedback on business plans and concrete advice for every specific start-up.

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