For the third time, the 50 most promising benelux companies will be selected by our prominent advisory board members and experts. These companies will present at the Benelux Venture Forum (BVF). On 11 May 2010, the 9th edition of the Benelux Venture Forum will take place in Ghent. Over the past years, the Forum has established itself as a unique platform promoting a dynamic and professional image of innovative entrepreneurship and venture capital in the Benelux region to the rest of Europe. The BVF will allow the most promising life science, clean technology and information technology entrepreneurs from the Benelux region to meet and present themselves to active international investors and corporations seeking investment and partnerships. Entrepreneurs can pre-arrange 4 individual One2One meetings with presenting companies, investors and corporate partners of their choice. The Forum plays an active role in the European and Benelux innovation scene. It fosters start-ups and high-tech, high-growth entrepreneurship and it promotes Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands as innovative, attractive and rewarding countries to do business in or to invest in. It creates personal networks and trust between entrepreneurs, researchers and investors and it will again be THE place for networking of high-tech investors and entrepreneurs in the Benelux region.