Mission and objective


MinacNed is the association of companies and institutes creating economic added value in the Netherlands based on joint activities among members and with relevant stakeholders in the field of microsystem and nanotechnology.


MinacNed aims to develop itself to become the organisation that covers and reinforces the entire value chain of microsystem and nanotechnology in order to make its applications increase exponentially.


The association’s ambition is to provide room for all new subsectors within the field of microsystem and nanotechnology within the association, including its scientific base and its areas of application. In addition to this, MinacNed aspires to a representative circle of affiliated members regarding the scope of the association.

Within its vision, MinacNed sets itself the aim of having the Netherlands participate at international level in all fields of enabling microsystem technology and nanotechnology and become and remain an international leader in a number of more precisely defined specialisms, such as microfluidics. MinacNed aims to effect an exponential increase in the applications of microsystem and nanotechnology in the Netherlands.