Initiators

The four initiators are of The Life Net are the Province of Gelderland, The Economic Board, the municipalities of Arnhem and Nijmegen. This web portal contributes to the marketing of our region. The Life Net does not replace city marketing, but is rather a supplement to already existing marketing infrastructure.

The Economic Board is the host of this project. The Economic Board is a Triple Helix collaboration between government authorities, knowledge institutes and the business community. It encourages and connects economic activity to innovations in the key sectors Food, Health and Energy and their crossovers. The Economic Board communicates about the exceptional potential of this region and connect parties. Combining the new with established names will generate more clients. This is known as so-called ‘co-branding’.

Partners of the Economic Board

There are 806 English vacancies in the Arnhem - Nijmegen – Wageningen area.
In the previous academic year, 7,666 foreign students were studying in Gelderland.
There are approximately 81,700 foreign students in the Netherlands, coming from 61 countries of which Germany, China and Belgium are the top three.
Did you know that every job filled in by foreign talent also provides another extra 1,5 job?