InnovationQuarter is the regional economic development agency for West Holland. InnovationQuarter finances innovative and fast-growing companies, assists international companies in establishing their businesses in West Holland, and facilitates (international) collaboration between innovative entrepreneurs, knowledge institutes and government. In this way, and in cooperation with the business community, InnovationQuarter supports the development of West Holland to become one of the most innovative regions in Europe. We are very excited to collaborate with the Philips Innovation Awards because it is the birthplace of some of the most innovative companies in our region. By collaborating we are looking to strengthen the investor readiness of the companies who might eventually become the new innovation stars of the region!