How much does it cost to locate my business at CIC?
We have several price points that depend on the size and needs of your company. As a ballpark, prices range from our €250 co-working rate to private offices that start at €400 per person per month.
In addition to my workspace / office, what else is included?
Coffee, provisioned kitchens, a variety of conference rooms, Internet, printing and copying, phones and phone booths, high-end furniture, operational and technical support, mail handling, game room, nap room, showers, reception services and more!
Our goal is to allow you to focus on growing your business while we take care of the rest.
Will you charge me extra for Internet use or conference rooms?
No. All of our services are unmetered and bundled into the monthly price that you pay. You will never pay anything extra for minutes in a conference room, printouts, or cups of coffee. You pay the same fee every month without any extra fees.
How does CIC help entrepreneurs?
CIC provides an unparalleled facility housing some of the best entrepreneurs and innovators in the Netherlands. Our sister non-profit organization, Venture Cafe Rotterdam, hosts weekly events that draw attendees from across the startup community. It's up to each entrepreneur to make the best they can of these resources. We strongly encourage a "pay it forward" approach.
Do I have to sign a lease to rent an office?
There are no leases at CIC. All we ask is that you give us 30 days notice before handing us back some/all of your office space.
We plan to grow in the near future. How can CIC accommodate us?
At CIC, most clients find that it’s much more cost-effective to start only with just what they need today, and move to a larger space within CIC when they are ready. We make changing offices within CIC very easy.
How long do companies tend to stay at CIC?
There are some companies that stay for 5-10 years. The average stay is between 2-3 years.
Do you have meeting rooms that can accommodate my large team and investors?
Yes. We have 16 conference rooms throughout the center ranging from soft-seating, interview-style rooms to larger boardroom-style rooms able to fit more than 15 people. Our conference rooms can be reserved online and remotely, and include TVs, Apple TVs, whiteboard walls and conference phones.
Do I have to tie up my scarce cash for a deposit?
No, most CIC clients only put down a 1 month deposit for their office space.
How quickly can I get settled in my new office and return to focusing on my business?
In most cases, you can move in within a couple days after signing.
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