A wide variety of local and international partners provide you with cutting-edge expertise and facilities.

Pair up with mentors who will accompany you in your development and introduce you to relevant scientific experts, companies and investors.

Get access to a spot in our amazing biotope loft, your own state-of-the-art lab facilities, greenhouse space and more.

Biotope Ventures provides investments to early-stage agrifood biotech startups to help them leap from concept to a viable business.

Who are we?

biotope is an initiative of VIB, one of the world’s premier life sciences institutes and the driving force behind the Flemish biotech ecosystem.

Think you've got what it takes?

  • Take part in our program to rapidly advance your technology
  • Grow the confidence of you and your team
  • Turn your startup into an investment-ready business
Apply now