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Lalaland has won the 15th edition of the Philips Innovation Award 2020. During the grand final, which was held virtually on yesterday evening, the Amsterdam-based AI company received a check worth EUR 50,000 and may call itself the most innovative student start-up of the Netherlands.  “The......

Virtual Coaching Day April 29 – Philips Innovation Award 2020 On the 29th of April, the Philips Innovation Award hosted a Virtual Coaching Day to help the startups in preparing for the Grand Final on the 18th of May. All eight finalist got the opportunity......

Rotterdam, Netherlands – April 30, 2020 Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the 15th edition of the Philips Innovation Award in Rotterdam is canceled as a physical event. However, the largest student entrepreneurship competition in the Netherlands will continue its innovative journey with the all-new Virtual Grand......

Rotterdam, Netherlands – April 8, 2020 On the 8th of April thirty teams pitched their idea in front of our jury. Due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, this year’s experience was completely different than in previous years, as the pitching was done in a......

Rotterdam, Netherlands – April 7, 2020 In the past few weeks we have been following the situation regarding the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak very closely. We have recently been informed by the Safety Region Rotterdam-Rijnmond that a regional emergency ordinance has been released with regards to the containment of the virus, impacting......

Rotterdam, Netherlands – March 23, 2020 The Philips Innovation Award will host a virtual Semi-Final in response to the recent outbreak of the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). The Philips Innovation Award is carefully and continuously monitoring the latest updates on the recent outbreak of the coronavirus. The......

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During your entrepreneurial journey, chances are that your small business will run into financial problems or cash flow issues at some point. In fact, cash flow issues and undercapitalization are the most common reasons why start-ups fail. However, we want to stress that you shouldn’t......

On January 12th 11:59PM, the registrations for the Philips Innovation Award 2020 are officially closed. A high number of start-ups have turned their idea into a full-fledged business plan and registered during these last few weeks. Over the coming weeks, all ideas will be reviewed by our Business Panel, consisting of over more than 150 experienced......

An increasing amount of young people prefer to work for a start-up instead of a more conventional workplace. The start-up environment can prove to be stimulating, as lower ranked employees are often granted responsibility. How appealing it may be to work in a start-up, it......

Now that the deadline for participating in the Idea Stage has passed, it is time to turn your one-pager into a real business plan. Writing a business plan might seem intimidating and a heavy time-consuming task. However, we have tried to make the process of......

This article originally appeared on our partner Arnold & Siedsma’s website. Many entrepreneurs hold the opinion that it is an added value to indicate that a patent was applied for or was granted for their product. In practice, displaying a patent (application) number on a......

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