Information session HSD Development Fund
On 10 July 2014 the second round of the HSD Development Fund will be open for applications. 1 Million Euro will be availible to stimulate innovation in the security domain. HSD Development Fund aims to support organisations to get through the phase after technical feasibility is determined but before the development of a concept model, also known as the 'Valley of Death'. Proposals will be assessed on their relevance to the security domain, the innovativeness of the ideas, the level of public-private collaboration, and their potential for creating additional market opportunities. Applications can be submitted from 10 July until 30 Oktober 2014. More information about the HSD Development Fund will be availible on 1 Juli. Some information can already be found here (Note: information in Dutch)
Invitation Information Session
Especially for businesses and knowledge institutes an information session will be organised on 15 September at the HSD Campus. During this session you will get information about:
- The purpose of the HSD Development Fund
- The application and selection process
- Which activities and costs can be financed
- The intended results and planning of projects submitted
- The expected content of the innovation project proposals
In addition, businesses will tell about their experiences in applying for the HSD Development Fund and the formation of consortia. There also is plenty of room to ask questions. The information session will be closed with a snack and a drink.
Unfortunately there is no parking available in the parking garage underneath the HSD Campus. From 14.00h. you can park for free in the neighbourhood.
The HSD Development Fund is made available by the Municipality of The Hague.