In the Ring with ASML: A Stamp of Approval for Scaling Success

In 2016, Peter Wennink, CEO of ASML – the company which helps create smaller, more powerful and energy efficient chips – posed the question: “Where are our new global hardware heroes?” HighTechXL and Get in the Ring joined forces to find the most promising innovators in high-tech manufacturing and connect them with ASML. We launched […]

The Econic Battle of Innovation December 1st, 2016: Behind the Scenes

    In June 2016, ABN AMRO and HighTechXL teamed up to build an “open innovation ecosystem” for the bank – Econic – and now, only seven months later, we present the first results of our collaboration efforts. It’s hard to convey the experience of being present at the Econic Battle of Innovation in mere […]

“Disease Sees No Borders” – Crossing the Atlantic to Become a Global Player in Medical with the Philips Innovation Challenge

  While “corporate launchpad” tops the list of clichés in startup parlance, it’s no secret that pioneering companies stay ahead of the game only because they remain true to their core: Innovation first. That’s why Philips Research, HighTechXL, and Get in the Ring joined forces to connect the most impactful innovators in medical technology with […]