Design to Market Program

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Accelerator program

Design to Market is an accelerator program for graduated design talent with a focus on impact, innovation and entrepreneurship. It is a learning-, and networking route, offered by the province of Noord Brabant and companies in the Brainport region led by ASML, in coöperation with the Dutch Design Foundation and the Kazerne Foundation. Are you a graduated designer (HBO en WO) and do you want to develop your entrepreneurial competences? Or do you hold the ambition to make money in an inspiring design job that fits your passion and competences? This is a perfect program to get your strategy straight! There are three different tracks to participate in, for more information download the brochure.

  • 1. Design to Market track (post HBO or Post Master)
  • 2. Accelerate your Talent (short explorative track)
  • 3. Lab theme 2019: Designed Around You (open call)

Reasons to join a track this program

  • The design specialisation: Learn from peer designers with related questions and needs.
  • The powerful network of the manufacturing industry that helps with technological and production-technical issues.
  • Do what you already do, but accelerate with expert help and facilities.

It is all about achieving YOUR development goals with support from our dedicated Designforum partners that are willing to contribute to a strong design ecosystem.

What do you get?


Workshops, methods and tools

Learn how to create a value proposition, setup a businessplan and test your assumptions quick


Talentscan and personal coaching

A remarkable model to gain new insights in your personal and professional identity


(Re) design panel advices

Presentations and one on one sessions to discuss your case and doubts with experienced experts to receive valuable advices


Top notch network

A dedicated network and mentor who can open doors to boost your results


Three months free workspace

Your own work spot in het Klokgebouw 126, Strijp-S


Post-master / Post-HBO diploma

A valuable certificate to upgrade your CV

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