Brainport Eindhoven in the Netherlands is one of Europe’s leading high-tech regions. Brainport is not just a place on the map, but a state of mind. Our philosophy is a unique form of close collaboration that lays the foundation for open innovation: sharing knowledge to multiply knowledge. When you google innovation, it is no coincidence that the first images you will find are light bulbs. 126 years ago, Philips brought light to the City of Eindhoven. The electronics company helped shape the region into Brainport Eindhoven, a vibrant industrial success story of cutting edge technology and innovation.