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Why ESA BIC Noordwijk?

ESA BIC Noordwijk is located in close vicinity to ESTEC with its more than 2000 specialists working on dozens of space projects in science missions, human spaceflight, space exploration, telecommunications, satellite navigation and Earth observation as well as technology development.
 
This allow any start-up which uses space-technology and systems to enjoy ESTEC's rich and expiring environment.
 
ESA Business Incubation Centre in Noordwijk, The Netherlands, was opened in 2004 and is managed by SBIC Noordwijk B.V. The centre offers business start-up support, finance support as well as technical expertise in most areas of space technology and know-how.

Our Community
13
Number of Incubatees
Number of Alumni
85
Jobs Created
>330
Survival Rate after 10 Year
>60%
Successfully Graduated
>90%
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About ESA BIC Noordwijk

ESA Business Incubation Centre in Noordwijk, The Netherlands, was opened in 2004 and is managed by SBIC Noordwijk B.V. The centre offers business start-up support as well as technical expertise in most areas of space technology and know-how.

Located in the Space Business Park near to ESTEC, the largest ESA site and the scientific and technical heart of ESA, ESA BIC Noordwijk is promoting the exchange of knowledge between advanced technology and space activities, as well the exchange of technology and expertise between space programmes and terrestrial applications.

Ready for incubation?

Find out how and when to apply

You can submit your application at any time. Each BIC has different selection dates. Check out when your nearest BIC application selection is and get the ball rolling.

Closing date in

Selection Campaign #51B Bavaria

1 September 2017

Selection Campaign #53 Noordwijk

10 October 2017

Selection Campaign #51B Bavaria

1 September 2017

Selection Campaign #53 Noordwijk

10 October 2017

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SCANNING EARTH SAVING LIVES

2 March 2016

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ESA BIC Noordwijk has the connections which lead to the first customers
Avionics Control Systems
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