This article showcases our top picks for the best The Netherlands based Virtual Reality companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Virtual Reality industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top The Netherlands Virtual Reality Companies
At SenseGlove we see virtual and augmented reality as an enabler for real world applications. We believe that providing interactions with objects and persons equal to those in the real world is the only way to utilize VR and AR’s potential fully.
The SenseGlove offers the most natural interaction in virtual and augmented reality. With the SenseGlove, virtual objects are brought to life, you can feel, touch, and interact with them as if they are real..
Luxexcel is the only company in the world with the technology to 3D print lenses. Luxexcel is on a path to open a new era in eyewear with custom quality prescription lenses.
And opening up a new vision on smart eyewear by enabling technology partners to develop unique lenses. Luxexcel has developed and owns all components necessary to enable our customers to 3D print optics: hardware, software, process and materials.
Manus VR was established in October 2014. Together with eleven other participants, Manus VR was selected from 10.000 candidates which took part in the Dutch StartupBootcamp HighTechXL.
The program helped Manus VR accelerate and build the business in just three months. After the program’s Demo Day in February 2015, the company signed up leading development partners and clients.
Manus VR was fully funded within a month, enabling the company to further develop the product.. .
Neurogaming is the meeting point in VR LBE where consumers, content and hardware reach connect. They posit ourselves as a leading transformational power that will conquer the global VR location-based entertainment market over the next 3 years.
Neurogaming is founded by Wargaming and VRTech.. .
ARize is an Augmented Reality platform where everyone can create their own AR samples and use them both for fun and for professional purposes. The creation process doesn’t require any technical skill, it is as easy as making a post in any well-known social platform.
ARize is also a platform for 3D modelers and 2D animators to showcase their art in a new, innovative and easily accessible way. ARize mobile app is available for iOS and Android users.
Our mission is to make ARize Platform as an integral part of people’s daily life, so they can use it for both, personal and professional purposes.. .
Nerdalize is a technology company that offers sustainable energy solutions to power computers and generate heat. The company offers The Nerdalize heater, an innovative e-radiator drawing its power from large computer cooling systems to be an affordable heating solution for residential and commercial customers, putting excess heat to good use.
Nerdalize was founded by Boaz Leupe, Mathijs de Meijer, and Florian Schneider in 2013.. .
theConstruct is a Virtual Reality app for phones that lets you experience the property that still has to be built. For architect studios and real estate.
It’s their vision to provide a simple and effective way to automatically virtualize 3D Models regardless of the format or tools with which they are created. They enable users without any VR experience to see and actually live their products and ideas in a Virtual World that they create together!.
LIQAL is specialised in design, engineering, production and turnkey realisation of complete tank systems and fuel dispensers for LNG and hydrogen. In addition, the company has patented micro liquefaction technology to control the conditions in LNG storage tanks and to convert natural gas and biomethane into (BIO)LNG.
From the first brainwave, the first client idea, we advise design and realise the project. We engineer and deliver complete turnkey fuelling stations for LNG or hydrogen and micro liquefaction solutions..
PVP.ME is a wagering service created to provide over 200 million eSports fans worldwide with the ultimate betting experience. eSports viewers are competitive by nature – gamers betting against each other on the outcome of matches fuels passion and enthusiasm from watching the game.
Building on the dynamic nature of eSports events, PVP.ME offers fully functional in-play betting for all matches, as well as in-game markets. Designed to bring together both passionate fans and professional gamblers, we provide the user with the most profitable odds, as well as full control of their betting experience – from choosing the odds themselves to cancelling the bet if they change their mind..
Aryzon 3D AR
Aryzon AR offers the first cardboard Augmented Reality headset offering full 3D experiences powered by your smartphone. Our Headset is the most portable and intuitive solution to visualize and communicate digital information.
The Aryzon Headset enables anyone that owns a smartphone to experience the world of 3D Augmented Reality. With Aryzon you can see any model, animation, interactive experience and more, in truly stereoscopic 3D.
Move away from traditional 2D as seen on your smartphone & tablet displays, and take your first step towards the future. Are you a developer willing to collaborate on the future of Mobile 3D Augmented Reality? Aryzon’s open source SDK offers you the base tools to create revolutionary applications compatible with every smartphone out there! The Aryzon headset can change the way you communicate with customers.
The affordable nature of the headset allows anyone to experience 3D Augmented/Mixed Reality (AR/MR) in any environment. We can help in the creation of visualizations, experiences, and custom built apps for your business.
Be the first to use AR to communicate visually to customers. Don’t forget about branding! The Aryzon can be tailor-made to fit any brand style.
Do you have an Augmented Reality idea for your business? Or do you want to invite Aryzon team members to talk about the opportunities of the limitless world Augmented Reality?. .
Venturerock is a digital venture capital platform and ecosystem of founders, backers and venture builders. We support founders who dare to change systems.
The rebels who think different and augment the human reality through technology. The architects who set the infrastructures for tomorrow’s economy..
Vertigo Games is a publisher and creator of VR games for PC with technology-based tools and VR strategy to entertain gamers. The company focuses on development (Vertigo Studios) and publishing, both for home entertainment (Vertigo Publishing) as well as local-based-entertainment (Vertigo Arcades).
Vertigo Games is partnered with VR platform providers and acts as a cross-platform publisher and developer in the VR market. It develops the Arizona Sunshine and After the Fall games.
It was established in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland in 2008.. .
At Th3rd we believe scaling 3D content creation is going to be the biggest hurdle the fashion market will face in taking advantage of the next wave of digitization. Through our corporate solution 3DSaaS we give brands & retailers the possibility to create 3D product twins at the push of a button.
We can digitize at scale (up to 50.000 items per year per scan solution) and on a location of choice. The brand only pays a fixed price per digital twin (3D model) and can choose the format and the quality level they want as output.
The high resolution digital 3D models we deliver are fit to use in marketing, VR, AR, as holograms and serve as a Master file within your asset collection to create advertisement campaigns. More on Th3rd & 3DSaaS Th3rd is a company that specializes in creating high-quality digital twins of people and products.
We help brands like Adidas and Vans to create 3D product twins at scale & give advice on different ways of optimizing their digital content strategy. http://3dsaas.com/ http://th3rd.nl/.
Ikonospace is a computer software company that allows people to create, manage and share virtual exhibitions with a new suite of tools. With extreme ease, anyone can now build their own space and start populating it with their own artworks.
Ideal for exhibition designers it is also a fantastic tool for artists to showcase their art in 3D environments. Your creations can then be visited through mobile devices, PC, Mac and Virtual Reality..
EDGE Technologies develop and operate the best buildings and environments actively contributing to the wellbeing of people and the world. They combine decades of experience in real estate with proven innovation and results in big data, smart technology and systems.
Our team commits to making the built environment greener, smarter, and healthier with a user-centered approach that intuitively learns from use. EDGE Technologies is owned by OVG Real Estate, with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, Hamburg, and New York and incorporates a technology-driven operations platform that delivers the best buildings and solutions for ambitious customers, worldwide..
uBUTLER is a 24/7, on-demand, messaging-based service that operates as a digital personal assistant to fulfill requests 365 days a year, using real human client managers. With uBUTLER you can get whatever you want on demand with no hassle by sending a SMS or by downloading the uBUTLER app.
uBUTLER is currently available in The Netherlands.. .
Their software products are suitable for any device connected to the internet. They opt for platform-independent web-based solutions and work with proven tools.
They develop your desired solution from developed “lego” software blocks. Flexible, safe and adaptable are their most important starting points.
Smart2IT is characterized by Twente sobriety and they like to share their ideas with you. Are you looking for proven technology today and want to be inspired by the innovations of tomorrow, please contact us..
SENSIKS.. A group of 12 persons, combining distinctive knowledge, characters and competences to make impact on the human well being.
We mix an entrepreneurial drive with technological experiments, science and creativity. They are a start up with a global ambition.
In the fall of 2016, after 38 months of developments, testing, adjustments and feeding in new domains of science and knowledge they presented the first fully operational Sensory Reality Pod.. .
CIN-ergy designs and manufactures Near-to-Eye solutions under the brand name CINOPTICS. We have been manufacturing and designing electronic optics and custom driver boards for a wide range of micro-displays (FLCOS, AMLCD, OLED).
All electronics are developed & produced in-house so that we can offer the fastest time from Idea to Concept to Prototype.. .
Amarula Solutions has a passion for open source. Their software engineers have their roots in open source and participate actively in open source communities.
They want to bring customer satisfaction by having a hands-on mentality in embedded solutions. They make hardware products faster, more secure and stable.
From chip software to system drivers, from mobile devices to ATMs. Their goal is to provide high quality embedded solutions.
The open source software ecosystem along with the right chain of hardware development companies, enables us to build competitive solutions for your company. Among their customers they can count: hardware manufacturers, defense industry leaders but also end user oriented companies..
The VR Cinema
World’s very first virtual reality cinema opened its doors in the heart of Amsterdam early 2016. While VR was still quite unknown at the time, nowadays almost everyone has heard of the medium.
However, the technique is still not accessible for everybody and a lot of people are new to this experience. The VR Cinema is a place where everybody has the possibility to get acquainted with virtual reality and experience what it is like to see the finest selection of VR-movies that are unfolding around you in 360 degrees.
Currently, The VR Cinema is expanding internationally and has opened locations in China,. .
Your Fiber is a Network Operator and delivers fast connections over fiber to companies and institutions. For this they use fiber optic networks from different operators.
They have contracts with all major parties and can therefore offer a nationwide network. By using existing local, regional and national fiber optic networks, they keep costs down and you benefit from a first class connection at an attractive price..
Permanent Future Lab
Permanent Future Lab is a movement consisting out of a decentralized network passionate about new technology, an improved society and sharing. Within publicly accessible space they share the newest technological innovations, with everybody.
They prefer to share hardware that is open source and creates new opportunities for growth. Currently active in the Netherlands (Europe) at two locations.
Growing nationally and internationally.. .
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