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Eindhoven is a region of 21 municipalities that long been the industrial heart of Netherlands. Driving continuous improvement in industry is a public-private organization called Brainport, which can best be understood as a flexible and open platform for innovation. A small professional staff meets regularly with all the key stakeholders to identify their strengths, needs and objectives, then looks for opportunities for stakeholders to collaborate on business, social or cultural goals. Any stakeholder of Brainport has the opportunity to create new initiatives or partner with other stakeholders. And the number of truly innovative projects is staggering.