The WAN-aera has an excellent business climate for companies expanding and investing internationally. It is situated in one of the most beautiful areas in the Netherlands.
As well as being a border region with much greenery and a rich (cultural) history, it is also young and trendy. With ample high-tech and creative companies, strong clusters in the field of Food, Health and Energy with excellent education and research facilities, exciting architecture and much more.
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Future food development
The region is the leading agro-food centre of Europe. Wageningen is famous for it's innovative agrifood and food-related solutions. In the Food Valley, triple helix works at it's best.
Health & High Tech
The health and high tech sector is in the veins of the region. With 50,000 direct jobs, the medicine and medical technology industry is the largest in Nijmegen and is thereby an essential link in the regional, knowledge economy.
Energy, environment and sustainable innovations
Arnhem has a great affinity with innovation and technology and thus with energy, environment and sustainability. In this, the region is at the forefront.