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Everyday we shape our future.

To be valuable, sustainable and bright for everyone on this planet.

Materials Health Food Smart Services

About Brightlands

We cross borders in Materials, Health, Food and Smart Services

Cross-over. Innovate. Grow.

We offer start-ups, innovators, scientists, students and investors the best facilities to collaborate and create breakthroughs in research and business.

Innovating in Brightlands

Read the story of MosaMeat


Personalised Nutrition: introductie bouw nieuwe onderzoeksfaciliteit Cooker


Campus bedrijven op shortlist InnovAward 2017: PT Theragnostic

News & Events

More news and events


MERLN researchers launch a new worldwide research database for biomaterials


'Innovation Campuses are the drivers of the Dutch economy', read the full interview


Launch of a unique and tailor-made Incubation Program for innovative Blockchain startups


InnoSyn: independent chemical process R&D company founded

Hack4SmartServices Hackathon

First edition generates 10 new, promising applications

Watch the video interview with Mark Wiermans from Accenture

Brightlands campuses

Knowledge Crossing Borders

Brightlands Chemelot Campus

Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus

Brightlands Smart Services Campus

Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo

Job openings

Are you our next community member? Apply for one of the vacancies!

Biochemistry Researcher


Assistant Marketing & Communication


Find your job at Pharmacell in Maastricht or Sittard-Geleen

Technoforce Solutions

Pilot Plant Technologist European Pilot Plant Facility

Brightlands Topics

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Company at the Campus

Watch the video about Betawerk

Read the interview with Brightlands Innovation Challenge prize winners Aart van Apeldoorn and Martin Paine (MERLN/M4I)

The Weight of Innovation

Watch the Brightlands video

Meet bright people

See who is working on a healthy and sustainable future
more bright people

Yasin Temel

A couple of wires in your brain work wonders

Wouter van den Berg

We can join anything to anything

Mark Post

The concept of creating meat

Judith van de Mortel

Growing crops under ideal condition