12 Jan 2017

Soft landing in Silicon Valley @ USA

eHealth & Self management
  • Medical Delta
  • InnovationQuarter

Are you a Dutch life sciences, medical technology, or eHealth company looking to expand into the North American market? We have an exciting opportunity for a soft landing for your company in Silicon Valley, the innovation hotspot on the West Coast. It’s a unique opportunity to test-run your products in the US. Interested? There are still spots available, so register today!

Soft Landing Program for Life Sciences & Health Technology companies

Expanding your business in a new and far-away market is a very challenging adventure for most companies. InnovationQuarter and Medical Delta’s Soft Landing Program targets companies that want to test their market potential in the US, or that want to collaborate with US-based research institutions. At low costs.


Positioned as a ‘hub-to-hub program’, Dutch companies are offered a ‘soft landing’ at Silicon Valley in the US for a trial period between 1st of October 2016 and 31st of March 2017, including office space, mentorship and support, greater exposure to potential partners and opportunities to pursue clients. Start dates and durations of stay are flexible and tailored to company needs.

Soft Landing in Silicon Valley

CITRIS (a University of California institute), Medical Delta, the Dutch Consulate General in San Francisco and InnovationQuarter have launched a unique Soft Landing Program for Dutch companies wanting to expand internationally. We provide an opportunity to test the US market fit for your life sciences and health technologies, and/or to collaborate with Californian research institutes to develop new technologies.

Companies will be accommodated in one of the affiliated Incubators/Accelerators within or related to the CITRIS Health Innovation Ecosystem, on one of the CITRIS Health campuses of the University of California across the greater Bay Area: UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UC Merced, and UC Santa Cruz.

Apply now!

Visit www.siliconvalley.hub2hub.biz for more information about this exclusive program for Dutch startups and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Spots for this unique opportunity are limited, so apply today!

The Hub2Hub Academic Exchange Program

For senior scientists wanting to initiate trans-Atlantic collaborations, we offer a unique opportunity to take part in the Academic Exchange Program between the Netherlands and the San Francisco Bay area. The program offers, through a tailored program, a helping hand in extending your academic network and pursuing your scientific ambitions in the field of Health Sciences and Medical Technology”