Research & Labs

Brightlands Smart Services Campus connects organizations that are active in the field of data science and smart services. The campus is home to start-ups and existing corporations, forward-thinking knowledge institutes, researchers, students and visionary investors. Together they make the campus an experimental garden and driver for innovation.

Blockchain

Eerste Nederlandse blockchain fieldlab: Techruption. Met organisaties als APG, PGGM, Rabobank en TNO.

Innovation Factory

Boost your business met Brightlands Innovation Factory. Incubate, accelerate, validate, scale.

Techruption

Get involved! Innovatie community rondom blockchain, kunstmatige intelligentie en klimaatverandering.

Smart Services Campus

Home of smart services. Thuis van wetenschappers, ondernemers, studenten en investeerders.

BISS

Instituut voor talentontwikkeling, samenwerking en experiment. Focus op de transformatie van data naar dienst.

Best Practices & News

Attract, connect, and retain. That's what the Smart Services Office is here for. The office supports the Brightlands Smart Services Campus ecosystem. It focusses on creating synergy and accelerating innovation. How? Check out news and best practices.

Launch Smartified Martin de Beer

News | Launch Smartified.nl

Persbericht: Gemeente Heerlen lanceert Smartified.nl. Ondersteuning en advies voor slimme organisaties.
Samenwerkingen campus en MKB

Campus en regionaal MKB

MKB aansluiten middels samenwerkingen in en om Brightlands Smart Services Campus.
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Ontwikkeling beleidstools

Ondersteuning van beleid en beleidskeuzes met smart services.
Parkeren blockchaintechnologie

Parkeren met blockchain

Parkeren met blockchaintechnologie. Om het makkelijker te maken en smart services te laden.
Retail innovatie lab

Store of the Future

Het retail innovatie lab van Nederland. Experiment rondom de winkelomgeving van de toekomst.
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Digitale dienstverlening

Digitaal in ondertrouw. Dat kan in Heerlen van achter de computer met DigiD.

Strategic Locations

Located in the south of the Netherlands, at the hart of the Eindhoven-Louvain-Aachen technology triangle, Heerlen stands out for its knowledge and expertise in the field of data science and smart services. A region with a strong focus on Industry & Logistics, Retail & Leisure, and Smart Services & Creative Industry. A city with a diverse range of multi-company buildings and business parks that make you feel at home.

Smart Services Campus

Home of smart services. Thuis van wetenschappers, ondernemers, studenten en investeerders.

C-mill

Bedrijventerrein in voormalige Philipsfabrieken. Meer dan 100 bedrijven. Focus op samenwerking en ruimte voor experiment.

Trilandis

Distributie, warehousing en services. Vestigingsgebied voor wereldspelers in met name medtech industrie.

Avantis

Eerste Duits-Nederlandse bedrijvenpark. Euregionaal bedrijventerrein op de grens met Aken.

Grow Your Business

Keen to invest in smart services? Or looking for funding? Smartified connects investors and organizations with smart ideas and offers subsidy support. Together we make your business grow.

Fonds Economische Structuurversterking

FES

MKB Leningenfonds

MKB Leningenfonds

Kredieten om MKB’ers vooruit te helpen; werkkapitaal en investeringen in vaste activa.
LIOF

LIOF

LIOF biedt een netwerk, kennis en kapitaal aan (potentiele) Limburgse bedrijven.

LBDF

Een idee toetsen, ontwikkelen of vermarketen? Financiële ondersteuning voor MKB'ers.
smart services brokers

Smart Brokers

De Smart Services Office biedt ondersteuning bij het verbinden van kapitaal met idee.

Talent Development

Talent is vital to meet ambition. Talent that is equipped with knowledge based on the latest developments in data science and smart services. To match future demand, talent development takes place in allignment with Brightlands Smart Services Campus, BISS, knowledge institutes and accelerators such as Brightlands Innovation Factory.

Brightlands Innovation Factory

Boost your business and develop your entrepreneurial skills. Brightlands Innovation Factory is de entrepreneurial backbone van het Brightlands ecosysteem. Incubate, accelerate, validate, scale.

BISS

Instituut voor talentontwikkeling, samenwerking en experiment. Hier komen onderwijs, onderzoek en ondernemen samen. BISS biedt studenten een palet aan mogelijkheden om smart services vaardigheden en kennis te vergroten.

Education

Verschillende opleidingsinstituten in en om Heerlen dragen bij aan talent ontwikkeling. Maastricht University, Hogeschool Zuid en de Open Universiteit bieden verschillende studies op het gebied van smart services.

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Train4SmartServices

Train4SmartServices is één van de initiatieven die bijdraagt aan de ontwikkeling van slim talent. Het lesprogramma biedt 75 personen de mogelijkheid om hun digital skills te ontwikkelen.

Digital skills education

Benefits

Heerlen is on it's way to becoming one of the world's leading regions in the creation of smart services. It offers many benefits to those who are part of the ecosystem. Benefits that make Heerlen an appealing region for smart services organizations.

Talent Development

Talent Development

Find and attract talent fit for the future through allignment with the smart services network.

Smartified Network

Smartified Network

Become part of an ecosystem in data science and smart services with an international focus.

Research & Labs

Research & Labs

A range of knowledge institutes and labs in and around Brightlands Smart Services Campus.

Funding

Funding

Point of contact for investors. Sparring partner in finding access to funding.

Strategic Locations

Strategic Locations

State-of-the-art campus, business parks and multi-company buildings in the heart of Europe.

SmartBox

SmartBox

A smart tool-box full of communications services for smart services organizations.

Smartified Network

A variety of organizations, ranging from existing corporatios to start-ups, are part of the ecosystem. Together they make that Heerlen is a leader in the creation of smart services through the application of data and algorithms in a new and clever way.

Get Smartified too

Get Smartified and benefit from the services offered by the Smart Services Office. Get access to the SmartBox, show your Smartified-certification and join special events. Take advantage of communications support, subsidy advise, access to funding, connect with talent and research institutes, and experience Brightlands Smart Services Campus as living lab.