For whom?

BCS is an open cluster of high tech companies and knowledge institutes in the Netherlands operating in semiconductor-related value chain of development, production and application of Advanced ICs, MEMS, Sensors and Wireless Systems. Companies from the entire value chain are welcome as members of BCS: see also BCS members & Network.

Benefits of membership:

  • Networking events and company visits
  • Your company profile on the BCS website and featured in company promotional material
  • Website updates and newsletters on relevant developments in the sector
  • Members’ workshops on initiating and facilitating new projects and collaborations
  • Participate in new cooperation & innovation projects
  • Inclusion in collective international promotional activities

The role of BCS:
  • BCS organizes events and workshops for members with the broader network to initiate new innovation and application projects
  • BCS contributes to national and regional public-private roadmaps and programs to develop the innovative semiconductor-related ecosystem
  • BCS promotes active participation of (SME) members in National and European R&D and innovation programs
  • BCS acts as a bridging link to the Dutch government
  • BCS helps members with partner search for various R&D projects
  • BCS bridges the gap between our key enabling technologies and companies active in relevant markets and applications with special ‘Technologies meet Applications’ (TemAs) sessions
  • BCS facilitates and organizes collective international promotion for members