Green PAC iLab have been awarded ”The Grand Jury Prize” in the European Enterprise Promotion Awards
Translated by Charlotte Hardy
To win the Grand Jury Prize, the initiative must be ”both creative and inspiring in the way it encourages and supports entrepreneurship and it must stand out in its achievements and the impact it has made,” as stated in the award ceremony video, and GreenPAC iLab achieved this, beating 260 other initiatives to become the first Dutch EEPA winner in thirteen years. Bastian Coes and Geert Heideman, on the behalf of Green PAC iLab, received the prize in Helsinki at the awards ceremony.
Green PAC iLab
Green PAC iLab has existed since 2014 and is an initiative of NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences and Windesheim University of Applied Sciences in Zwolle. Green PAC iLab is ”an open innovation center for (green) plastics, fibers and composites” that ”initiates and facilitates ‘business drives’ knowledge development,” as stated on their website.
Featured photos by rvo and Green PAC iLab