The foundation "Stichting NLnet" stimulates network research and development in the domain of Internet technology. The articles of association for the NLnet foundation state: "to promote the exchange of electronic information and all that is related or beneficial to that purpose".
NLnet does not directly benefit from the undertaken projects, and all developments are published as Open Source.Read the Articles of Association (in : statuten, PDF)
We are actively working with the European Commission and partners such as Campus Party, NESTA, Startup Weekend and INCYDE to improve the opportunities and odds for startups and young technologists in Europe and beyond.
NLnet is a Sponsor Member of the NLUUG (promotes the professional use of Open Systems and Open Standards)
NLnet is a Sponsor Member of ISOC.nl, the Dutch chapter of the Internet Society.