SME Point

The innovative force of the top sector LSH are its small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). The top sector aims to unlock valuable sources of information for SMEs.

Network: LSH Company Database
An information platform comprising data of Life Sciences companies and institutes in the Netherlands.

Support: LSH services
Through its member-to-member programme HollandBIO advises biotech companies on service partners for Consultancy, Legal/IP,  Financing or Human Resources. 

Education: BioBusiness Masterclass
HollandBIO organises the yearly BioBusiness Masterclass, an educational programme for entrepreneurs in life sciences, agrofood and chemistry. By participating in the BioBusiness Masterclass you learn and experience all aspects of being an entrepreneur.

Education: Venture Challenge
The Venture Challenge is aimed at stimulating and supporting Life Sciences researchers in translating their inventions into viable business ideas. In two 3-day workshops, the facilitators and other ‘competing’ teams will challenge you to focus your business idea to create optimal customer value, and you will learn to pitch your business case.

The SME Point has been set up in collaboration with the Dutch biotech industry organisation HollandBIO and Task Force Health Care. The SME Point is work in progress: the information on this page will be updated and extended in the near future.